Big Names & Big Ideas

MoSo 2014 delivers the best in the biz.

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    Collin Douma

    OMD Worldwide

    Collin Douma is a Global Account Leader at OMD World Wide based in New York. With nearly 20 years of experience in digital, Collin has run the gamut from from start up shops to multinational service agencies for clients including Hasbro, Ford, P&G, Gillette, CocaCola, GM, Sears and many more.

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    Steve Peters

    No Mimes Media

    Steve Peters is an emmy®-winning experience designer, storyteller, podcast host, musician, game/puzzle builder and digital content strategist. He has extensive experience in second-screen content, transmedia storytelling and strategies, location-based games, mobile applications, Alternate Reality Games and physical installations/events.

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    Kim Bost

    Etsy

    Kim Bost is a Product Design Lead at Etsy. She values a buttery user experience, an iterative design process, as well as handmade and vintage goods. Previously, she worked at the New York Times as an interactive designer and art director for the Op Ed desk. She maintains her love for politics, a thrilling news cycle and a damn good illustration.
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    Jessica Harllee

    Etsy

    Jessica Harllee is a product designer at Etsy in Brooklyn and does everything from wireframing to front-end development. Before working at Etsy she was a designer at Kickstarter, where she backed all of the projects, and Modea, where she did a brief stint in advertising. On the side she manages her own Etsy shop and sells embroidered emoji.
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    Ken Bautista

    Startup Edmonton

    Ken Bautista is Co-Founder of Startup Edmonton and Flightpath Ventures, activating and investing in Edmonton's startup community through initiatives like The Startup City Project and Students to Startups. Ken has been in the creative/tech industry for over 10 years, co-founding several interactive companies, most recently Rocketfuel Games, and community initiatives like TEDxEdmonton. He was named one of "Alberta's 50 Most Influential People" by Alberta Venture Magazine in 2011.

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    Caitlin Burns

    Starlight Runner Media

    As a Transmedia Producer with Starlight Runner Entertainment, Caitlin Burns has worked on intellectual properties including: Pirates of the CaribbeanDisney Fairies, and Tron Legacy for Disney, James Cameron’s Avatar for Fox, Halo for Microsoft, Happiness Factory for The Coca-Cola Company, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles for Nickelodeon and Transformers for Hasbro. She has also worked with Sony, Showtime, Pepperidge Farm, Scholastic, Nelvana, and Wieden+Kennedy. 

    She is an elected member of the Board of the Producer’s Guild of America New Media Council. She also consults with the Tribeca Film Institute New Media Fund.  Her independent transmedia project McCarren Park launched at Tribeca Film Festival Interactive and Screened at New York Film Festival: Convergence.

    She regularly speaks domestically and internationally and has presented at Forum Russia, Toronto International Film Festival, Doha Tribeca Film Festival, Kreative.Asia in Kuala Lumpur, Seminario Transmedia & TEDx Teusaquillo in Bogotá, Colombia.

    She currently authors the expert column: Context Artist for Createasphere’s Transmedia Coalition. 

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    Lane Dunlop

    Sonic Unyon

    Lane is currently a partner at Sonic Unyon. Besides planning four festivals, managing a muti-arts venue that is about to open, and signing bands to Sonic Unyon, Lane watches a lot of TV. Previously Lane launched iTunes Canada in 2004 and was the Head of Music for eight years.

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    Destin Haynes

    Hootsuite

    As Director, Freemium Community at HootSuite, Destin helps to drive and nurture the company's global growth at a grassroots level. Additionally she helps to connect its vibrant community of 9 million plus global users while fostering relationships with, and between them, one user at a time. 
     
    Since joining HootSuite in April of 2012 Destin has helped the company expand and grow into numerous international markets through a variety of outreach and engagement techniques such as crowdsourced localization, brand ambassador and influencer empowerment, user powered events (HootUps), content creation, and online community management.
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    Philippe Collard

    Postmedia Network

    Over the past twenty years, Philippe has held strategic roles for a number of media companies in Quebec, notably Bell, Quebecor and Astral. Driven by his passion for digital media, he likes to dissect user behavior to understand the role that digital products play in our daily lives.

    Since 2012, he is Director of Digital Products at Postmedia, the publisher of some of this country's oldest and best known media brands such as The Gazette in Montreal, The StarPhoenix in Saskatoon and The National Post. 

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    David Gutierrez

    Upsight

    David Gutierrez, PhD, is a Data Scientist at Upsight, the most comprehensive analytics and marketing platform for app developers.

    David specializes in social and mobile casino game apps such as slots, bingo, poker and blackjack. He has has worked with a number of customers in the apps space to help them make the appropriate data capture, processing, analysis and app optimization that allows his customers to optimize their acquisition spend and attain higher levels of engagement, retention and monetization.

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    Eric Karjaluoto

    SmashLab

    Eric Karjaluoto is creative director and a founding partner of the creative agency smashLAB. Since 2000, he has helped a broad range of clients including The Vancouver Aquarium, the University of Minnesota, and The Nature Conservancy with their strategic, design, and communication challenges. Eric authored the books Speak Human and The Design Method. He writes regularly about design at erickarjaluoto.com.

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    Mike Klein

    Meshy Communications

    Mike Klein is owner of marketing agency Meshy Communications. Since 1997, he has helped organizations of all sizes tackle their marketing needs. Mike is an active public speaker and blogger, loves design, digs data, enjoys electronics, dabbles in ruby and passably plays the mandolin. Mike helped found and build MoSo. In his spare time he enjoys coding on his recent passion project http://www.getclozer.com.

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    Brandon Rosage

    Ushahidi

    Brandon Rosage is a 32-year-old designer and web developer from Austin, Texas. He is creative director at Ushahidi, a global technology company that makes crowdsourcing software and hardware. He is currently leading the user interface design and front-end development for the company's social mapping service, Crowdmap. He also works with user-centered design consultancy Anthro-Tech, helping organizations with a social-impact mission.

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