Digitarian Ventures (2017-Present)
Enventys Partners (2002-2018)
A launchpad for new business ventures.
My role: Founder.
What I do: I created Digitarian Ventures to provide strategic digital and innovation consulting. I have also launched three businesses under the Digitarian Ventures umbrella: 5506’ Outfitters (product & ecommerce), Pain Free Athletes (ecommerce) and Drone Brigade (service).
Everyday Edisons (2005-2018)
Product development, crowdfunding & ecommerce marketing agency.
My role: Partner & CTO.
What I did: As a founding partner, I was responsible for everything digital, serving as a product and software engineering team lead and manager. During my 16-year tenure, I created dozens of new technology ventures for both clients and Enventys spin-offs. Those ventures generated hundreds of millions of dollars in sales.
Edison Nation (2008-2018)
Emmy award-winning television series about innovation.
My role: Co-executive Producer.
What I did: I led our digital strategy and drove distribution through PBS, Hulu and international partners, ultimately licensing the four-season series in nearly 100 countries. I successfully secured carriage by managing 300+ program manager relationships around the world.
World’s largest open innovation platform. Now traded on NASDAQ at $EDNT.
My role: Co-founder & CTO.
What I did: I built and led the team that created the platform. I drove all aspects of development, including engineering, design, community growth and public relations, handing off the latter two as we grew in order to focus on spin-off platforms, such as Edison Nation Medical.