Sponsors

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Thanks to our 2014 sponsors:


 

 

 

Host Sponsor

Time Warner Inc., a global leader in media and entertainment with businesses in television networks, film and TV entertainment and publishing, uses its industry-leading operating scale and brands to create, package and deliver high-quality content worldwide through multiple distribution outlets.


Sustaining Sponsors

Adobe is the global leader in digital marketing and digital media solutions. Our tools and services allow our customers to create groundbreaking digital content, deploy it across media and devices, measure and optimize it over time, and achieve greater business success.

We help our customers make, manage, measure, and monetize their content across every channel and screen.


LivePerson creates meaningful connections between brands and consumers, by delivering customer engagement solutions that help brands better understand and connect to consumers. By providing them with a rich, personalized, digital experience, whether it’s via chat, voice, video, or messages, LivePerson helps brands enhance the consumer’s digital journey, increasing brand trust and value.


Networking Reception Sponsor

At OFS, our business is to create a digital edge for your business. Whether you use software to drive business, or whether software is your business, OFS can help you create innovative software that will delight your customers and empower your employees in new ways.


Founded in 1997, we have a deep heritage of building commercial products for software vendors, which have given us the insight and experience to create software for any business and make it compelling, packed with innovative features, designed for rapid evolution, and built for an entire market, not just a single customer. We build all kinds of software, whether its commercial software for sale by vendors, enterprise software used by large corporations to drive revenue and improve operations, or branded mobile and cloud software to help companies distinguish themselves in their marketplace.


OFS has nearly 500 employees spread across our 4 US offices in Atlanta (HQ), New York, Philadelphia, and DC, and our development center in Chennai, India. Our client list includes a number of billion-dollar firms across several industries including healthcare, media/publishing, manufacturing, energy and software. They have all come to recognize that OFS brings the product expertise they need to drive revenue in 21st century markets.


Media Partners

Be The Media

A new kind of leader has emerged in today’s business world – one who is hungry for both information and a connection to others like them. Bloomberg Current addresses these needs in one place by curating in-depth conversations between global business leaders about the topics most relevant to them. Current provides a community where users can gather and network with experts and build meaningful connections that can drive business impact.


Be The Media

Since 1922, Foreign Affairs magazine has been a living record of America’s pivotal role in world events, a platform for the highest level of intellectual discourse, whether political, military, economic or ideological. Today, the magazine and its daily content on ForeignAffairs.com continue to provide a platform where policy and business thought-leaders introduce new ideas and solutions, where global leaders turn for serious thinking from the experts. The current issue of Foreign Affairs, “Next Tech,” brings readers insights on issues including data protection, the economic impacts of the Internet of Things, the lessons of Healthcare.gov, mobile finance, and more.


Be The Media

Acquia is where great digital experiences begin. Acquia is helping some of the world’s leading brands succeed, including Twitter, Mercedes Benz, Warner Music Group, and Stanford University. Join the more than 4,000 organizations that are moving at the speed of the web with Acquia’s solutions for content, community and commerce. Acquia offers developer tools, cloud solutions and global expertise to drive success the open source way.


Dream It. Drupal It. Acquia.


Be The Media

Digital is disrupting a growing number of markets and industries globally–music, books, news, photography, TV, shopping, even fitness–and is shaping wearable technology, virtual reality and The Internet of Things. DigitalDisruption.com follows digital strategists, their tools and tactics in a time of digital disruption.


Moderating Sponsor

MetraTech Corp. offers an innovative approach for monetizing relationships with customers, partners, and suppliers.

Organizations are empowered to embrace change through a unique agreements-based billing, commerce, and compensation solution that models and supports fluid, personalized, multi-party agreements.

We automate business processes and business models to address rapidly changing or sophisticated business models.

Our products are deployed globally, and our customers use MetraTech to innovatively create and securely collect revenue, compensate partners and manage their customer lifecycle in 12 languages, 28 currencies and 90 countries.


Panel Sponsors

Disqus is a free service that enables great online communities. As the web’s most popular discussion system, Disqus is used by nearly 3 million websites that cover pretty much any topic imaginable. Available in over 40 languages, millions of people around the world use Disqus everyday to be part of the discussions that matter most to them. Our magic is in connecting people to more stuff worth talking about. And our business is content-based advertising where sites using Disqus earn revenue.


OSF Global Services is an international firm specializing in technology customization, implementation and integration as well as custom software development.

Partnered with Demandware, Magento, Salesforce, Microsoft, Sitecore and NetSuite, OSF delivers best-in-class solutions to both mid-size and large organizations.

OSF’s expert business analysts and solution architects advise companies in platform selection, front-end and back-end integration, ecommerce, responsive design, mobile application development, website personalization, and management of complex IT solutions.

Headquartered in Québec, Canada, OSF has offices in the US, France, Germany, UK, Italy, Romania and Ukraine.


DDG is an advisory firm that drives client revenue growth through digital transformation. We achieve this transformation by identifying digital business models and implementing new revenue streams for our clients. We provide insights, strategies and execution support that draw on our deep digital expertise and experience across business verticals.

DDG serves Fortune 500 clients like Citibank as well as mid-market businesses like The Economist and DailyCandy. What differentiates DDG from other firms is that we not only work with clients through our proprietary “REV-ID” process to identity new sources of digital revenues, but also assist in the implementation of new opportunities to assure their successful launch.


A partner to David Mathison and the CDO Club, Rosenzweig & Company’s (RCI) Media Practice covers the sector’s most critical areas, including digital, advertising, marketing, communications, technology, film, music, television, broadband, gaming, and mobile verticals.

Unlike other recruitment firms, we at RCI are distinct because we possess a strong combination of industry expertise, and a wide network of relationships accumulated throughout our partners’ decades of operating experience. Our partners have a background as senior, highly accomplished media industry executives. Our Media Practice has relationships and industry knowledge that gives us an edge over traditional retained search firms.

Our experience spans organizations such as Thomson Reuters AOL, Microsoft, Sony, EMI, Viacom, and Warner Brothers. We also have a background with creative industry forces, having worked personally with major artists. Our team has sourced and launched digital deals successfully across the globe with major mobile carriers and startups alike. Some of these initiatives still stand as “first of breed, leading edge” watermarks in digital media history, so our industry profile is still bright and quite “connected.”


Workshop Partners

Appirio is a global cloud consultancy that helps customers achieve results in weeks, not years by harnessing the power of the world’s top talent. Appirio’s 600,000 member topcoder community and crowdsourcing platform, combined with the company’s business and technical expertise, have helped 700+ enterprises confidently use technology to increase innovation and transform business. Founded in 2006, Appirio is a trusted partner to companies such as Apria, Coca-Cola, eBay, Facebook, Japan Post Network, L’Oreal, NetApp, The Four Seasons and Virgin America.


Brightcove Inc., a leading global provider of cloud content services, provides a family of products used to publish and distribute the world’s professional digital media.

The company’s products include Brightcove Video Cloud, the market-leading online video platform, and Brightcove App Cloud, the pioneering content app platform.

Together, more than 4,200 customers in 50 countries rely on Brightcove’s cloud content services to build and operate exceptional media experiences across PCs, smartphones, tablets and connected TVs.


DDG is an advisory firm that drives client revenue growth through digital transformation. We achieve this transformation by identifying digital business models and implementing new revenue streams for our clients. We provide insights, strategies and execution support that draw on our deep digital expertise and experience across business verticals.

DDG serves Fortune 500 clients like Citibank as well as mid-market businesses like The Economist and DailyCandy. What differentiates DDG from other firms is that we not only work with clients through our proprietary “REV-ID” process to identity new sources of digital revenues, but also assist in the implementation of new opportunities to assure their successful launch.


Joel Comm is an entrepreneur, NY Times bestselling author, and new media innovator.

An expert on harnessing the power of the web, publishing, social media and mobile applications to expand your brand’s reach and engage in active relationship marketing, Joel is a sought-after public speaker who leaves his audience inspired, entertained, and armed with strategic tools to create a new media campaign that will explode their business.


Founded in 1999, Neo Group helps organizations achieve business objectives and address business challenges by leveraging global services and sourcing. Clients such as Time Warner, HBO, Visa, Sony Pictures, Novartis, The Home Depot and Ancestry.com turn to Neo’s advisory and analytics solutions to make the best use of global talent.


Official Video Platform Provider

Brightcove Inc., a leading global provider of cloud content services, provides a family of products used to publish and distribute the world’s professional digital media.

The company’s products include Brightcove Video Cloud, the market-leading online video platform, and Brightcove App Cloud, the pioneering content app platform.

Together, more than 4,200 customers in 50 countries rely on Brightcove’s cloud content services to build and operate exceptional media experiences across PCs, smartphones, tablets and connected TVs.


Official CDO Summit Bag Sponsor

Chadick Ellig is a premier retained executive search firm based in NYC. For over 35 years our mission has been to build partnerships for the long term success of our clients, providing outstanding attention, accessibility, and advice. We are retained for positions from Board Directors, CEO’s and Presidents to divisional line, product areas, and functional roles. Clients range in size from F500 corporations to mid-cap and private entrepreneurial companies encompassing diversified financial services, consumer and business services and technology/digital media companies. Across these sectors, Chadick Ellig conducts searches for the leaders of businesses as well as functional heads for Finance, HR, Marketing, and Digital Media.

Chadick Ellig is a certified Women’s Business Enterprise and has a formidable track record of attracting women and minority executives to the executive suite and placing them on boards. Nearly 50% of our placements are women and minorities; over 85% for board placements. We are the only NY member firm of IIC Partners, a leading worldwide executive search consortium with 45 offices. Partnering with these firms provides us with instant access to 35 leading nations for candidate sources.


Social Engagement Partner

Be The Media

Lux Digital provide leaders in the public, private and social sectors online strategies which create measurable impact and deep engagement. In short, we believe that the way through information overload and the clutter/noise of digital life is through emotional resonance and meaningful relationships: with each other, with ideas and causes, with stories and brands.


Tech Sponsor

Be The Media

First Motion International is a near shore software development agency born in Yucatan, México in 2005.

We are a team of creative professionals working with international clients on projects ranging from mobile apps, websites, complete software solutions to Samsung Smart TV Apps.

Divided over two locations, our services also include consulting, concept development, graphic design and technical support.

Having worked on hundreds of projects over the years we are especially proud to be part of this great event that is the CDO Summit.


Networking Partner

Be The Media

MENG is a national network of top-level marketing executives. The organization is devoted to enhancing its members’ professional skills, relationships, and knowledge and prides itself on a culture of genuine camaraderie.

MENG is structured as a not-for-profit membership organization and are governed by a 15-person Board of Directors. We have a Program Director that organizes national programs open to all MENG members. In addition, we have numerous local Chapters, Special Interest Groups, and ad hoc working Committees through which we accomplish our goals.


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Be The Media’s goal is to help you accelerate your message, your way.

We help you spread the buzz about your work.

Be The Media is a proud part of the natural E creative group, LLC.

The future of media is in good hands – YOURS!