September 2010 - Google Inc. Product Manager
2004-September 2010 Quiksee (Acquired by Google Inc) Co-Founder & CEO, Board Member
Company Profile â€“ Development of interactive video format for location based, user generated content. With Quiksee patented solution, users are uploading standard video files which are converted into interactive format, where the viewer can navigate online in various locations, moving in different directions, unrelated to the sequence at which the video was originally taken.
â€¢ Co-founded the company and managed it since its inception â€¢ Led four rounds of financing with total sum of $8M from private investors and ventures capitals â€¢ Built successful and long-term business relationships with partners and customers around the world and created a leading brand in the interactive media market (Quikseeâ„¢) â€¢ Defined the companyâ€™s targets and goals in accordance with the companyâ€™s board of directors â€¢ Defined new products and set targets for the product development team while considering market trends and needs, technological developments and business opportunities â€¢ Recruited and managed most of the companyâ€™s employees
2001-2002 Microsoft TV, interactive TV Group Project Manager
Company Profile â€“ Development of interactive TV solutions. Main product was Servers-farm for broadcasting streaming digital contents that can be received using standard digital Set-up boxes, allowing the viewer at home interactive capabilities such as gaming or internet surfing.
â€¢ Set turnkey project objectives with iTV group management team and developed a plan to accomplish the objective while collaborating with R&D team managers â€¢ Identified and secured necessary resources, determined tasks that must be completed, assigned the tasks, delegated authority, and motivated team members to work together on the project â€¢ Prepared status reports for the management team, defined project key performance indicators and ensured that project meets requirements and objectives
Patents US Pat. 7,443,402 - Method and system for producing a virtual film