Rick Baker

Leader in the direct marketing industry. Lead several successful brand introductions at P&G. Ran VALASSIS direct marketing division. Owner, VALPAK Boston.

Ari Buchalter

Digital media, algorithms and analytics expert. President of MEDIAMATH.  Active angel investor.

Yu-kai Chou

Gamification pioneer and international keynote speaker and lecturer among places such as Stanford University. He is rated #1 among the top 40 gamification gurus in the world.

Fred Ehrlich

Former President/CEO of SONY’s venture capital company, GM of Columbia Records and head of Sony Music’s New Technology Group in charge of websites, e-commerce, and digital initiatives.

Laurence Goldberg

Managing Director and Head of Global Technology Investment Banking, BARCLAYS CAPITAL. Held same position at Lehman Brothers.

Steven Hoffman

Partner and Senior Analyst at HIGHLINE CAPITAL where he covers gaming and hospitality. Strong relationships and knowledge throughout the leisure and hospitality industries.

Stephen Humphreys

Loyalty and marketplace expert. Sold his company, CHOOSE DIGITAL, to VIGGLE (VGGL) in 2014.

Lloyd Melnick

Leader within the social gaming industry. Sold his gaming company to PLAYDOM / DISNEY. Industry blogger at

Steven Schwartz

President, News Division, DATAMINR; Managing Director, THOMSON REUTERS; Chief Digital Officer for WENNER MEDIA overseeing all digital for the company’s brands

Aaron Shapiro

Co-founder and CEO of HUGE (acquired by IPG) where he drives digital strategy for some of the firm’s largest clients, including JetBlue, NBC Universal, Pepsi, Target and TimeWarner.