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2007

Rutberg & Company Expands Investment Banking Group – Two New Partners Join the Firm; Opening of Boston Office

Rutberg & Company, LLC, a research-centric investment bank focused on the wireless and digital media sectors, announced today that Jeff Berry and Joseph Sanborn have joined the firm as Managing Directors. In addition, the firm announced the opening of its Boston office. Mr. Berry will serve as Head of Private Capital for the firm. Mr. Sanborn will serve as Head of M&A for the firm and he will be responsible for leading Rutberg & Company’s Boston office. These moves significantly expand Rutberg & Company’s investment banking practice and its commitment to advising premier companies in the wireless and digital media …
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Rutberg & Company Announces Q4 Rutberg Quarterly Speakers

SAN FRANCISCO, November 12, 2007 – Rutberg & Company is pleased to announce the speakers for the next installment of Rutberg Quarterly, occurring December 3, 2007 from 3:00pm – 6:00pm at the Garden Court Hotel in Palo Alto, California. December’s meeting, entitled “The Opportunities to Create New, Billion-Dollar Media and Internet Brands in Mobile” will discuss the prospects, applications, and challenges for new mobile brand creation across media and the Internet, and whether the mobile industry actually will witness new billion-dollar consumer properties. The panel discussion will be moderated by Rutberg & Company Managing Director and Senior Equity Research Analyst, Wireless, …
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Rutberg & Company Announces December 3, 2007 Rutberg Quarterly Event

SAN FRANCISCO, October 24, 2007 – Rutberg & Company is pleased to announce the next installment ofRutberg Quarterly, occurring Monday, December 3, 2007 from 3:00pm – 6:00pm at the Garden Court Hotel in Palo Alto, California. December’s meeting, titled “The Opportunities (if Any) to Create New, Billion-Dollar Media and Internet Brands in Mobile” will discuss the prospects, applications, and challenges for new mobile brand creation across media and the Internet, and whether the mobile industry actually will witness new billion-dollar consumer properties. Rutberg Quarterly meetings are highly-focused, invitation-only forums that gather a diverse group of thought leaders to facilitate dialogue on …
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Rutberg & Company Announces Speakers for Wireless Influencers 2007

SAN FRANCISCO, September 18, 2007 – Rutberg & Company today announced the speakers for Wireless Influencers 2007, being held November 4 – 6, 2007 at The Ritz-Carlton, Laguna Niguel in Dana Point, California. The Wireless Influencers 2007 speaker roster features 90 global senior executives representing all parts of the mobile value chain, including wireless carriers and other converged services operators; Internet, film, television, and music companies; technology and solutions providers; retailers; and brands and advertising agencies, among others. This speaker diversity-a hallmark of the Wireless Influencers conference-ensures relevant and insightful discussions on the industry’s most important issues. Confirmed speakers for …
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Rutberg & Company Announces October 3, 2007 Rutberg Quarterly Event

SAN FRANCISCO, August 22, 2007 – Rutberg & Company is pleased to announce the next installment ofRutberg Quarterly, occurring October 3, 2007 from 3:00pm – 6:00pm at the Garden Court Hotel in Palo Alto, California. October’s meeting, titled “Location: Who Owns It, Who Gets to Use It, and Who Will Make Money from It?” will explore emerging location based services and the new ecosystem of participants who seek to provide them. Rutberg Quarterly meetings are highly-focused, invitation-only forums that gather a diverse group of thought leaders to facilitate dialogue on issues of critical interest in the wireless and digital media industries. …
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Rutberg & Company Announces Technology Showcase at Wireless Influencers 2007

SAN FRANCISCO, August 13, 2007 – Rutberg & today announced that as part of this year’s Wireless Influencers program, it will feature 10 of the world’s most highly innovative wireless and mobile companies in a newly-added Technology Showcase. The Technology Showcase will be comprised of both public and private companies, which will demonstrate their new technology, products, and services in a dedicated “Technology Showcase Lounge.” Importantly, Technology Showcase companies will be pre-selected by Rutberg & Company based on direct relevance to the overall conference content and how well they illustrate the future of wireless and mobile. Companies that want to be …
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Rutberg & Company Announces Wireless Influencers 2007 Content

SAN FRANCISCO, July 31, 2007 – Rutberg & Company today announced the content for Wireless Influencers 2007, the most important and exclusive senior executive forum globally for wireless and mobile. The conference is being held November 4 – 6, 2007 at The Ritz-Carlton, Laguna Niguel in Dana Point, California. An important structural change will highlight this year’s Wireless Influencers agenda. For the first time, conference breakout sessions and selected networking opportunities will be organized around five distinct, thematic tracks. The purpose of this innovative format is to enable consistent, escalated dialogue between senior executives with shared interests. Through ongoing structured interaction, …
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Rutberg & Company Announces Mobile User-Generated Content Panel at European Wireless Forum

SAN FRANCISCO, May 31, 2007 – Rutberg & Company today announced a panel discussion on mobile user-generated content (UGC) at its European Wireless Forum, which occurs June 28 at Claridge’s in London. European Wireless Forum is presented by TLcom Capital. The panel, entitled “The Next Battle in Mobile Media: User-Generated Content,” will address the opportunities and barriers to monetizing mobile UGC, a phenomenon that already has created billions of euros in market value through the Internet. Moderated by award-winning journalist Kate Bulkley, the session will feature senior industry executives from carriers and two of the most powerful social networking companies globally, …
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Rutberg & Company Announces Wireless Influencers 2007 Registration

SAN FRANCISCO, May 22, 2007 – Rutberg & Company today opened registration for Wireless Influencers 2007, the most important and exclusive senior executive forum globally for wireless and mobile. The conference is being held November 4 – 6, 2007 at The Ritz-Carlton, Laguna Niguel in Dana Point, California. Invitations are limited and have been sent to selected senior executives, each of whom was identified by Rutberg & Company and evaluated based on leadership and overall contribution to the ongoing development of wireless and mobile. The annual Wireless Influencers, which is supported by an esteemed Board of Advisors, continues to convene extraordinary leaders …
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Rutberg & Company Announces Speakers for Opening Session of European Wireless Forum

SAN FRANCISCO, May 10, 2007 – Rutberg & Company today announced the opening session topic and speakers for its European Wireless Forum, taking place June 28 at Claridge’s in London. The panel discussion, entitled “Making (or Losing) Money in Convergence,” will feature four prominent senior telecommunications industry executives. Steve Andrews, Group Chief, Mobility and Convergence, BT; Alan Harper, Group Strategy and New Business Director, Vodafone; Pieter Knook, Senior Vice President, Mobile Communications Business, Microsoft; and Christopher Schläffer, Product and Innovation Officer, Deutsche Telekom are confirmed to discuss the business models, consumer demand, and profitability of converged services. “Convergence continues to be …
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