We’re excited to have some of the most knowledgeable and experienced guys in mobile on our jury panel for the AppCircus in Palo Alto on Wednesday, April 6th at 6pm. at the Telco 2.0 conference.
The apps to present at this event have been announced in this post. The event is FREE to attend, however you need to register. Please register here.
The jury to select the winner includes:
Lisa Whelan – Managing Consultant at Social Mobilize.
Neil Mansilla – Developer Advocate at Mashery API Network.
Mike Rowehl – partner at Churn Labs.
Aaron Masih – Director of Global Business Development Mobile at Nuance.
Jesse Silver – Senior Account Executive, Enterprise & Strategic Accounts at OpenMarket.
Here below the jury member bio’s:
Lisa Whelan – Managing Consultant at Socialize Mobilize
Lisa provides global strategy, business development, marketing, and developer relations expertise to clients including: Photobucket, Face.com, Motorola, Palm, Inc., Kodak, ShoZu Inc., Offbeat Guides, Hands-On Mobile, SocialMedia Networks, Chomp, and others. Previously, Lisa worked for PA Consulting Group in London, engaging European clients on strategy, business and technology integration projects and Nokia Inc. in Silicon Valley. Lisa writes about trends in social media and mobile convergence on the SocializeMobilize blog and Twitter. Lisa holds a MSc from the Saïd Business School at the University of Oxford and a BA from Boston College.
Neil Mansilla, Developer Advocate at Mashery API Network
Neil is a geek. He builds mobile and web applications from nothing but the skillz from his Jedi training, a box of paper clips, and his own bare hands. Don’t make him go command line. You can follow him @mansillaDEV on Twitter.
Mike Rowehl- partner at Churn Labs
Mike (@miker) is a hacker and entrepreneur.He’s spent the last 10 years specializing in mobile products and services at AdMob, Mowser, Skyfire, and Chomp. In 2004 he started the Mobile Monday Silicon Valley meetings, and is one of the organizers who put together the Mobile 2.0 conference series. Currently he’s a partner at Churn Labs, an engineering led organization aimed at exploring new directions for mobile development.
Aaron Masih – Director of Global Business Development Mobile at Nuance
Aaron Masih leads business development efforts worldwide for Nuance’s Mobile connected solutions, including the Nuance Mobile Developer Program (“NMDP”). During his tenure, he has been responsible for creating broad-reaching solution strategies around customer care using Nuance’s hosted services. His primary focus is identifying opportunities for integrating voice recognition technologies into both existing and emerging mobile applications. Masih received his Masters of Business Administration in Finance at Georgia State University in 1997, and hold a Bachelor of Science in Computer Information Systems from Clemson University.
Jesse Silver – Senior Account Executive, Enterprise & Strategic Accounts at OpenMarket
OpenMarket exposes high-value enablers to application developers, thus driving innovation in the mobile ecosystem and facilitating valuable services to mobile consumers. OpenMarket allows developers to build innovative applications and monetize them by leveraging payments, location and messaging capabilities via the highly scalable and available OpenMarket mobile transaction network. For more information, please visit www.openmarket.com or contact us at +1.877.277.208.
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