Early Stage East


Early Stage East Venture Conference
June 15th & 16th
Hotel DuPont
Wilmington, DE
Located only 20 minutes south of the Philadelphia

2010 Keynote Speaker - Daymond John
Founder & CEO, FUBU - The Collection

Presenting Companies
Vision to Value: Venture Fundamentals in a Day
Keynote Speaker
2010 Award Winner
Venture Industry Annual Update with NVCA
Emerging Media Technologies Panel
Branding Strategies Panel
Travel, Directions & Accomodations

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Emerging Media Technologies Panel

Wednesday, June 16th
11:45 am

Jeff Pulver of the #140Conf: The State of Now!

Come explore the world of social media. The panel will focus on the strategies and new wave of websites, apps, widgets and whatnots and how they drive customer behavior and markets.

Sponsored by: Fox Rotschild


Matt Goddard,
Co-Founder & CEO R2integrated

Matt Goddard is the Co-Founder and CEO of R2integrated (R2i), a leading Internet marketing and technology company that provides platforms and services that enable companies to more quickly and easily distribute critical marketing communications, implement rich internet applications, leverage social media and networking, and derive critical metrics on performance.

R2i clients range from start-ups to Fortune 500 companies from various industry verticals. Under Matt's leadership, R2integrated has grown more than 50 percent since 2008, engaging many of the world's best known brands with best-in-class design and technology including Forbes, Wyeth Pharmaceuticals, Black and Decker, Time Warner and Yamaha. Prior to founding R2i, Matt was co-founder of Impreza, a leading digital marketing and technology firm that was acquired by Sinclair Broadcast Group (SBGI). He holds a B.A. from Towson University and an M.S. from Johns Hopkins University.

Gerald Norton,
Partner Fox Rothschild LLP

Chair of the firm's Intellectual Property Department, co-chair of the Pharmaceutical & Biotechnology Group and a member of the Steering Committee of the Life Sciences Practice Group. Gerry has extensive experience litigating complex matters pertaining to Intellectual Property and breach of contract. Gerry also provides skilled knowledge to manufacturers and developers in the fields of pharmaceutical, biotechnology, chemical, and medical device arts.

Gerry's clients include Fortune 100 companies, as well as universities and other not for profit organizations.

Jeff Pulver,
Entrepreneur, Chairman, Founder 140conf

Jeff Pulver has been called "a habitual entrepreneur who likes to someone who helped popularize the use of Voice over IP (voip) and as the co-founder of Vonage. In 2009 he created the global #140Conf, 140conf.com which explores the emerging real-time Internet."

On February 12, 2004, Mr. Pulver's petition for clarification declaring Free World Dialup as an unregulated information service was granted by the Federal Communications Commission (FCC). This landmark decision by the FCC was the first decision it made on IP communications.

Steven Rosenbaum,
CEO & Founder Magnify.net

Steven Rosenbaum is the CEO and Founder of Magnify.net - the Realtime Video Curation Engine for web publishers. Magnify is the fastest-growing video curation platform that allows web sites, media companies, and content entrepreneurs to aggregate and curate web video from across the web.

Currently Magnify.net publishes over 70,000 channels of Curated-Consumer Video, and is working closely with a wide variety of media makers, communities, and publishers in evolving their content offerings. Rosenbaum is a serial entrepreneur, Emmy Award winning documentary filmmaker, and well know innovator in the field of user-generated media creation, aggregation and curation. Rosenbaum's MTV Series "UNfiltered" is widely regarding as the first successful US commercial use of User Generated Video (UGV) in mass media.

Yuli Ziv,
Founder & CEO Style Coalition

Yuli Ziv is an entrepreneur and online media expert with a track record of 10+ years, who is revolutionizing the fashion industry.

Yuli is the founder and CEO of Style Coalition, an alliance of independent online publishers and bloggers in the fashion vertical. She is also a co-founder and Editor-In-Chief of My It Things, the first user generated fashion magazine, launched in early 2007 and later named by About.com one of the 7 essential social shopping websites.

Yuli is an avid speaker on the topic of social media as it relates to the fashion industry. She also writes about the intersection of fashion and technology on her business blog at YuliZiv.com, and has been featured numerous times at major mainstream publications, including the NY Times, NY Observer, Women's Wear Daily, Associated Press, Forbes, Huffington Post & Business Week.

Yuli holds a BA in Design of Visual Communications from Tel-Aviv University and MFA in Computer Art from the School of Visual Arts New York, for which she also received a prestigious Paula Rhodes award. She speaks fluently 3 languages - Russian, Hebrew and English, and is a passionate Kundalini yoga practitioner.