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CEO / Founder
Jon serves as Chief Executive Officer of Venuetize and brings 25+ years of experience in the satellite, sports, media & entertainment, and telecom industries, with an emphasis on building competitive and profitable businesses. Most recently, Jon founded Vubiquity (fka Avail Media/Avail-TVN), where he held key executive roles, including COO and Chief Corporate Development Officer. At Vubiquity, he was responsible for all mergers & acquisitions (the company executed six in seven years), global strategy, development of new market verticals, expansion into new territories (the company operates in 30 countries), and held accountability for $250M in annual revenue.
Jon began his career with Hughes Television Network, where he was responsible for the delivery of sports programming from venues to primary rights holders for all of the major sports leagues. Jon has also held senior positions at BT Broadcast Services – first as GM for North and South America, and later as Head of Global Commercial Sales — and was President of Intelsat’s Media and Entertainment division.
What is your favorite sports team? As a native Bostonian, I maintain my love for New England sports, but my favorite players are my five children – and I follow their teams avidly.
COO / Founder
Karri serves as Chief Operating Officer of Venuetize, bringing 20 years of experience across technology, media & entertainment, and entrepreneurial startups. Prior to founding Venuetize, Karri served in a variety of senior roles at Vubiquity, including operations, commercial delivery, marketing, finance, and project management. During her 7 years there, Karri led efforts around post-acquisition integration (Vubiquity closed 6 acquisitions in 7 years), synergies, scalability, and automation. Prior to Vubiquity, Karri was founder & CEO of Media Gateway, a Dubai-based aggregation model business focused on global content rights aggregation and multiplatform distribution. Karri has a total of 5 start-up ventures under her belt, financed through both Venture Capital and Private Equity. Her prior experience includes business development roles at Showtime Networks, Arvato Mobile, and Dubai Media City.
What is something very few people know about you: I was the Iron Plebe in my class at the US Naval Academy.
Craig, Venuetize’s Chief Revenue Officer, has spent most of his career working at data, analytics, and mobile technology companies, specifically focused on the sports, hospitality, and entertainment industries. Most recently, Craig spent over three years at Mastercard Advisors, the data and analytics division of Mastercard Worldwide. There, he served in the role of VP of Global Partnerships and M&A. Prior to Mastercard, Craig spent 5 years at SAS Institute, where his vision to start up a sports vertical practice was successfully launched under his leadership.
If you could have any other job, what would it be? Easy one – starting shortstop for the Boston Red Sox…and hitting cleanup!
Nimish, Venuetize’s CTO, has a passion for innovation. He has spent most of his years in the software industry, leading teams and companies that focus on cutting-edge technologies, and has been developing mobile applications for more than 15 years. Prior to joining Venuetize, Nimish was founder and CEO of eMbience, a leading provider of mobile applications and proximity marketing solutions for sports, media, and entertainment companies, whose assets were acquired by Venuetize. Prior to eMbience, Nimish founded (and later successfully sold) Calyx Software Pvt. Ltd., which provides end-to-end mobile solutions for life sciences and healthcare applications, bringing innovative solutions to emerging markets. He also founded Mast Mobile Media Pvt. Ltd (originally Mediasoft Pvt. Ltd.), which provided innovative mobile solutions in music and entertainment for operators and OEMs.
What’s your favorite sport: I’m an avid cricket player and fan.