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MoMoBoston June 5th (Mobile Entertainment)

Mobile Monday Boston is happy to announce our third meeting on June 5, 2006 at 7PM. The meeting is free and open to anyone interested in mobile technologies.

The Future of Mobile Entertainment

  • Roger Wood, Founder, Shu Entertainment Productions
  • Marc Theermann, CMO, Everypoint
  • Daniel West, VP Marketing, Nellymoser

Monday June 5, 2006, 7:00-8:30pm

Live Streaming click here at 7PM (Enter as a guest)
Please RSVP here if you are coming.

MIT Sloan School, Building E51, Room 315
70 Memorial Drive, Cambridge, MA
(entrance at Amherst and Wadsworth Streets near Kendall Square)

Directions (Map):
From the Kendall Square Subway Stop, exit the Red Line at the east (river) end of the platform. Walk towards the river and make a right on Wadsworth Street (Bank of America on corner). Walk one block to Amherst Street. Building E51 will be on the corner facing you. Walk through the lobby of E51 and up the stairs and bear to your right. Take the stairs or elevator to the 3rd floor. At the top of the stairs, room 315 will be facing you.

Refreshments provided courtesy of Everypoint.

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Mobile Entertainment Speaker Biographies:

Roger Wood, Founder, Shu Entertainment Group
Roger is Founder, Executive Producer & Chief Marketing Officer for Shu Entertainment Group, an independent entertainment production company focused on the creation and marketing of original material for mobile phones which bridge offline and online entertainment. Previously, Roger served as Corporate Vice President of Global Marketing at Reebok International and as Director and General Manager of the international business division for the consortium of start-up companies now known as T-Mobile USA (then called Omnipoint, Voicestream, Aerial and Powertel.) He began his wireless career in 1993 with Motorola’s iDEN Division, where he launched the best-selling phone brand iDEN for Nextel. Roger is a 4th generation graduate from his family alma maters, Morehouse & Spelman Colleges in Atlanta, Georgia with a concentration in marketing and statistics. He attended Columbia University’s Computer Technology Applications Program in New York City. He graduated from the Harvard Business School with an MBA concentration in strategy and international business.

Marc Theermann, CMO, Everypoint Inc.
Marc Theermann, a veteran in the wireless space, founded YellowPepper, which helped launch the wireless marketing movement in the U.S. After leading YellowPepper to become one of the world’s premier mobile marketing companies, Theermann sold the company in January 2004. Marc is now part of the executive team that started Everypoint, the world’s foremost wireless content studio for real-time, mobile applications. At Everypoint Marc is responsible for the firm’s sales and marketing activities. Marc holds an M.B.A. degree from Northeastern University and a Masters in International Management from Thunderbird. He speaks three languages, and makes mean German Sauerbraten.

Daniel West, Vice President of Marketing, Nellymoser
Daniel West has been actively involved in mobile technology and rich media applications for ten years, working with leading media companies throughout North America and Europe. Prior to working at Nellymoser, he founded BigBoard Networks, a broadband wireless media and content management solutions company. Prior to BigBoard, West served as vice president of strategic marketing for ITEC Entertainment where he headed marketing and new ventures, including the launch of The ITEC Network, a pioneer mobile broadcast network acquired by Canadian media company Torstar.

Global Summit Videoblog

The Mobile Monday Global Summit is on in Helsinki, Finland. You can view a set of videos here.
“The 2nd annual MobileMonday Global Summit brings together leaders from mobile business on May 8th and 9th, 2006. Around fifteen hundred participants from around the globe are expected to attend the conference held at the Wanha Satama Fair Center in Helsinki, Finland.”


MoMoBoston: growing interest!!

Yestarday Mobile Monday Boston was a huge success. We had the meeting at the Nokia Research Center at MIT. The room was full and the interest in the meetings is increasing. Join the mailing list if you want to receive more information about MoMoBoston and upcoming meetings. We would like to thank Paul Wisner from Nokia Research Center for providing the location and great refreshments.

Recording can be viewed here (video is not optimal!). More pictures here.