Ubiquity Corp Adds Industry Veteran Steve Stanford To Bolster Its Product Development Division
IRVINE, Calif., Aug. 2, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Ubiquity is thrilled to announce Steve Stanford has joined the advisory board, adding to an already impressive team of industry leaders.
Steve is a serial entrepreneur in the fields of consumer Internet, telecommunications, and entertainment. He has founded or co-founded companies that have raised over $500 million in funding, and collectively generated billions of dollars of revenue.
He was the co-founder and president of Agency 3.0, a joint venture with the William Morris Agency to help brands and media companies leverage their brands in digital, and is currently a digital advisor helping companies develop and implement their digital strategies. Clients have included Saban Brands where he served as acting head of digital, and Harbor Freight Tools where he was acting head of eCommerce.
"I believe in Ubiquity's vision and I look forward to this unique opportunity," said Steve Stanford Ubiquity Advisory Board member
Adding to his already impressive resume, Stanford was the founder and CEO of Voce, a premium wireless service provider, co-founder and COO of Ampd Mobile, and CMO of Boost Mobile USA. Prior to joining Boost he was responsible for wireless strategy at Best Buy.
Before entering telecommunications, Steve was the founder and CEO of Icebox.com, a venture backed Internet entertainment company that was the leader in creating original animated programming for the Web. Prior to starting Icebox he was VP of Business Development for Ticketmaster/Citysearch. He previously spent seven years at the talent agency ICM where he founded and ran the company's new media and corporate advisory practices, after serving as an agent in the literary department representing television writers and directors. Steve started his career at Oracle Corporation as a product manager.
"I have worked with Steve in the past and know what he is capable of bringing to Ubiquity. He has a proven track record of success," Said Craig Cooper Ubiquity Advisory Board Member.
Steve was named one of the top 100 Internet entrepreneurs by Time Magazine, and one of the Digital Dozen by Time Digital. He was also listed as one of "10 to Watch" by Red Herring Magazine and as one of the "35 Top Executives under 35" by the Hollywood Reporter. He has advised numerous companies on their digital media strategy including YouTube, HBO, Samsung, Apple, Telecom Italia, Saban Brands , Harbor Freight Tools and AOL.
Ubiquity's SEVP and Co-Founder Connie Jordan said, "Steve brings a real depth of industry leadership and experience in Digital Media to an already solid team. I look forward to working with him."
"Mr. Stanford is slated to assist in driving Ubiquity's growth strategy while guiding Ubiquity in product development and securing strategic partners, acquisitions and licensees," said Chris Carmichael Ubiquity's Chairman and CEO. Mr. Carmichael added, "His industry leadership speaks for itself and he is a perfect match for our team."
About Ubiquity Corporation (UC):
UC is a leading multimedia company focused on the intersection of broadband and wireless platforms for enhancing the digital lifestyle. With its corporate office in Irvine, CA, UC develops wireless and other digital applications and intellectual property for tablets, mobile phones and other devices. The company operates an over 30,000 sq. feet of best in class studio facilities for Transmedia/multiplatform production as well as the most advanced studio editing facilities available in Orange County, CA. UC has more than 60 worldwide patents and patents pending in mobile, video and digital applications including "video compression," and broadband and wireless applications. UC continues to produce and distribute live events, 3-D content, mobisodes, and has its own cross-platform distribution model to produce shows for both the online and traditional television network community. Ubiquity Corporation is the dba for Ubiquity Broadcasting Corporation. For more information visit www.ubiquitycorp.com.
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