Michael is a serial entrepreneur whose focus for the last 20 years has been User Experience across a wide range of business sectors including mobile tech, live entertainment, tourism, opera and live concert experiences, immersive and transportive experiences, and the application of emerging technologies to all of the above.
Michael is a veteran of the music business where he worked with artists including Bruce Springsteen and John Mayer. He later founded 10X Management, the first talent agency for computer science technologists, designers and coders that has been featured extensively in the US business press.
SARA ELLIS CONANT
Sara is a coaching pioneer with over twenty years of experience, an MBA from Stanford, experience building the values based business and corporate responsibility division of Deloitte Consulting from inception to $100 million in annual revenue, and current coaching engagements at Google, The City of San Francisco, Pfizer, and Yesware, among others.
Hayley Geftman-Gold is an experienced practitioner of commercial and intellectual property law. She received a BA from the University of Pennsylvania and a JD from Columbia University. Hayley has spent over 15 years working in digital media, including the legal departments of Viacom Media Networks, Take-Two Interactive Software and CBS Corporation. She is currently in the product and commercial legal group at Etsy, Inc.