Jim Bennette has over 23 years of executive level business development, sales and marketing experience and a long history of bringing revolutionary companies to market.
Jim is currently CEO of TheCrowd. Prior to that, Jim held executive strategic consulting and advisory roles at Adobe, Crowdflower and Coggno. Prior to that Jim was VP of Sales, Business Development, Marketing and GM for Digital Fountain where he was instrumental in rebuilding the company as a leader in digital media distribution to mobile devices and over broadband. Prior to that Jim was the Vice President of Sales and Business Development for Akimbo Systems, the first real service provider for IP-based video-on-demand content delivery to TVs. Before Akimbo, Jim was the Vice President of Business Development for Orb Networks, a software solution for digital media place-shifting. Jim also held executive positions at Aim Technology, E-Color and Phoenix Technologies. Along the way Jim also founded a few companies including TheCrowd.com. Jim holds a BSBA from University of Phoenix.