Pradeep Guha, Venture Advisor at Nexus Venture Partners and Director of the International Advertising Association
Pradeep Guha has over 30 years of rich experience in various facets of the media industry. He is currently a Venture Advisor at Nexus Venture Partners, and also Director of the International Advertising Association. Until recently, he was the Chief Executive Officer of Zee Network, where he helped revive the group’s flagship channel, Zee TVs fortunes, making it one of the most-watched channels in the country. Earlier, Mr. Guha was the President and Director of Bennett Coleman & Co. Ltd where he successfully turned around its flagship newspaper and magazine brands (including The Times of India, Filmfare and Femina). He is credited with his brand-oriented sales approach that rewrote the game of media marketing. Today, Mr. Guha serves on the boards of several companies in the media and entertainment industry, including Mukta Arts, Future Media and Whistling Woods International.
Greg Stuart, Global CEO, Mobile Marketing Association
Greg is a proven digital media maestro and has built consumer digital media & Internet ad technology businesses since 1993 with successful acquisitions and an IPO. Former CEO of Interactive Advertising Bureau (IAB), and has served AOL, CNET, Google, Disney, Yahoo! & others. He has also served on Advisory Boards of venture-backed companies backed by Kliener Perkins, Softbank, Conway, Time Warner, Eisner, Greylock, Spark, Intel, DFJ, USVP, Greycroft, Union Square Ventures, First Round, Oak, Canaan, & more.
Member of National Speakers Association and a global speaker on advertising & digital media – Istanbul, Israel, Germany, Mexico City, Jakarta, Sao Paulo, Switzerland, Zurich, Shanghai, Sydney, Barcelona, Tokyo, Buenos Aires & others. Ad Age identified his book, “What Sticks: Why Most Advertising Fails and How to Guarantee Yours Succeeds,” as the “#1 book you should have read”.
You can find Greg at http://www.gregstuart.com
Greg Coleman, Global President – criteo
Greg Coleman has held executive positions within many of the world’s most influential technology companies. He was formerly the president and chief revenue officer at the Huffington Post and the EVP of global sales at Yahoo. He also served as President of Platform-A at AOL from February to April of 2009. Coleman was previously senior vice president of Reader’s Digest Association and president of U.S. Magazine Publishing. Previously, at CBS, Inc., he spent 10 years leading advertising efforts for Woman’s Day as vice president and national sales manager. Coleman holds a B.S. degree in business administration from Georgetown University and attended the M.B.A. program at New York University.