One of the first Silicon Valley executives to move to London, as head of Excite Europe in 1998, and where I continue to be based.
One of the first to shift from print to digital, beginning in the mid-1980s with Newsday and then News Corporation in New York.
I share these experiences with clients through Atlantic Leap, a strategic consultancy that simplifies international expansion for leading digital media and ad tech companies. http://atlanticleap.com
I also co-founded SubHub, which beginning in 2004 was one of the first membership website publishing platforms, enabling category experts, publishers and others to share their knowledge and generate revenue from subscriptions. http://subhub.com
I'm a long-time member of the Entrepreneurs' Organization and served for three years on its Global Communications Committee. http://eonetwork.org
I am a graduate of the Interactive Telecommunications Program at New York University's Tisch School of the Arts, which has been described as the "Center for the Recently Possible." http://itp.nyu.edu/itp/
I regularly mentor startups individually and through organizations such as London Business School, University of Bath and MassChallenge.
Specialties: digital media strategy and implementation, web services, entrepreneurship, global and pan-European expansion, subscription, membership, paid content, online publishing, news, journalism.