SAN FRANCISCO, April 28, 2008 – Rutberg & Company is pleased to announce the speakers for its Rutberg Quarterly, Boston conference, taking place at the Boston Harbor Hotel in Boston, Massachusetts on Tuesday, June 10, 2008 from 1:00pm – 7:00pm.
Rutberg Quarterly, Boston features three general sessions. The first, titled "Reading the Tea Leaves: What Do New Carrier Initiatives Tell Us about the Future of Wireless?" will explore how new wireless carrier initiatives are laying the groundwork for the industry's next generation of wireless business models. This discussion will be moderated by Tom Wheeler, Managing Director, Core Capital Partners and Former President and CEO, CTIA and NCTA. Speakers for the session include:
|Mark Desautels||VP, Wireless Internet Development||CTIA|
|Tony Lewis||VP, Open Development Initiatives||Verizon Wireless|
|David Miller||Founder and CEO||Mobile Discovery|
|Isaias Sudit||Founder and CEO||LOC-AID Technologies|
In the second session, strategy consulting firm PRTM will host a fireside chat investigating the state and prospects for openness in the U.S. mobile ecosystem. What does openness mean, and how (or will) the industry achieve it?
In the final panel, "Marketing Roundtable: Can the Mobile Industry Give Brands and Agencies What They Want?" Rajeev Chand, Managing Director and Senior Equity Research Analyst, Wireless, Rutberg & Company, will facilitate a discussion examining what brands want regarding mobility and wireless, and what, how, and whether the industry can reciprocate. Speakers for the session include:
|Mike Baker||VP and Head, Interactive||Nokia Corporation|
|Jordan Berman||Executive Director, Media Innovation||AT&T Mobility|
|Vlad Edelman||CEO||Ansible Mobile (Interpublic/Velti)|
|George Shaughnessy||Director, Global Architecture||Yum! Brands|
|Jeff Stier||President, Sector 64 and Head
Business Development, North America
More detailed information about Rutberg Quarterly, Boston can be found here.
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