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Bio: Kunal Gupta

Sep 1, 2010   //   by admin   //   Future of Media 2010, Speaker Bios  //  1 Comment

Kunal Gupta, CEO, Polar MobileKunal Gupta is the CEO of Polar Mobile, a leading mobile content solutions enabler for large media companies. He leads a fast-growing team in building a next generation mobile software platform so businesses can quickly and efficiently bring to market intuitive and engaging mobile products and services that grow audiences, open new revenue streams and extend brands to the mobile marketplace.

A frequent speaker at industry events on the topics of bringing to market innovative products and services for the mobile consumer, Kunal is regarded as a rising young visionary in the mobile industry.

As founder of the Impact Entrepreneurship Group, the largest youth entrepreneurship non-profit organization in Canada for which he also serves as Chair of the Board, Kunal has been recognized for his efforts in promoting entrepreneurship to youth. He was recognized as Alumnus of the Year by Shad Valley and as a Global Citizen by the United Nations.

Kunal holds an Honours Bachelor of Software Engineering from the University of Waterloo.

Kunal Gupta was a speaker at Future of Media 2010. Watch the video from Future of Media 2010 to see Kunal speak.

Bio: David Skok

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David Skok, Senior Producer of Online Content for Global NewsDavid Skok oversees the local and national digital properties under the GlobalNews.ca network. His career spans both the online and on-air worlds of news, and he’s pioneered many of Global News’ online and cross-platform efforts.

David worked for six years at Global Toronto prior to joining Globalnews.ca, where he helped create and produce several of Global Toronto’s news programs before becoming the station’s first ever online producer.

He has worked with ABC News in Washington on its iconic Nightline program, and with CHUM Radio in Toronto. David is a graduate of the University of Western Ontario and Ryerson’s Journalism program where he was awarded the Joe Perlove scholarship as best graduating student.

David Skok was a speaker at Future of Media 2010. Watch the video from Future of Media 2010 to see David speak.

Bio: Mark Evans

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Mark Evans, a social media expert and strategist, and founder of ME ConsultingMark Evans is the principal of ME Consulting, a full-service digital marketing and social media strategic agency focused on start-ups and fast-growing companies. Mark’s professional experience includes more than 10 years as a technology reporter with the National Post, Globe & Mail and Bloomberg News.

He has also worked for four online start-ups – b5media, PlanetEye, Blanketware and Sysomos.

Mark writes a twice-a-week online column for the Globe & Mail, as well as two blogs: Mark Evans Tech and Twitterrati. He is also one of the organizers of the mesh, meshU and meshmarketing conferences.

Mark Evans was a speaker at Future of Media 2010. Watch the video from Future of Media 2010 to see Mark speak.

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