Alan Wolk is an independent media analyst in New York and author of the best-selling “Over The Top. How The Internet Is (Slowly But Surely) Changing The Television Industry.” Wolk speaks frequently about changes in the media and entertainment industries, both at conferences and to anyone who will listen.
Curt Simon Harlinghausen founded his first agency in 1994. He leads the Business Transformation practice at Publicis Media in EMEA and is the CEO of akom360. He’s a mentor, a challenger and advisor for international incubators. Also he has founded several companies and is invested in startups all around the world. He’s an international expert in the digital and investment arena and has spoken at events like SXSW, TEDx, and DMEXCO.
Thomas is the Co-founder and CEO of Cord Project Inc. Natie’s Eitan and Thomas became fast friends after collaborating at the Google Creative Lab, NYC on a bunch of Google Search projects. Thomas has a délicieux accent and lives in Brooklyn with his wife Laetitia and their 2-year-old daughter June.
“If you’re lucky enough to have a parent or two alive on this planet, call them. Don’t text. Don’t email. Call them on the phone. Tell them you love them, and thank them, and listen to them for as long as they want to talk to you.” That speech was given a couple of weeks ago by the American actor J.K. Simmons, when receiving an Oscar for his fantastic performance in the movie Whiplash.
This year my (American) family and I left San Francisco to spend a year in Tel Aviv. It has been the most exciting, inspiring, insane, and invigorating thing I have ever done. I’ll tell you a bit about our year.
To begin, all of my life I have taken the road more traveled.