Mark Hopper is the VP of Product Development at BitTorrent, contributing 20 years worth of expertise in the Internet, mobile communications, video and multimedia industries. Prior to BitTorrent, Mark was the VP of International Solutions and Market Development at VeriSign. At VeriSign, he was responsible for the companyâ€™s market strategy and international solution programs. Markâ€™s background includes leadership roles at Openwave, AuraVision and New Media Graphics. Through the years, Mark has worked closely with leaders in the communications arena such as Verizon, Vodafone, Telefonica, Cingular, China Unicom, China Mobile and Hutchison. Mark earned his bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering from Villanova University.