Advisors

Arthur Orduna - Chief Product Officer, Canoe Ventures

For more than 20 years, Mr. Orduna has worked in the media and interactive TV industries where he has helped develop critical initiatives with standard bodies, industry organizations and providers. He is an active member of SCTE, chaired the CableLabs Working Group, which developed the EBIF technical specification for enhanced television, and is a long-term advocate of open standards-based technologies and other cross-MSO projects. Before Canoe Ventures, Mr. Orduna was a Senior Vice President at Bright House Networks where he was responsible for leading the development of new technology-based products and services for video, high-speed data, voice and wireless.

Paul Hardy – Chief Executive Officer, Cellrunner

Mr. Hardy focuses on strategic innovation and planning of mobile, Internet and digital media distribution technologies. A resident of Tokyo, Mr. Hardy serves as Milan’s liaison and advisor to leading Japanese mobile and web technology companies that influence and assist Milan’s global mobile platform. Mr. Hardy’s previous positions include CTO, Ibidlive (Real-time Internet TV auctions based in Los Angeles); Chief Technologist, Creative Link Corporation (Tokyo); Director & CTO, ADVFN Japan; and various advisory executive positions with new media technology start-ups. Mr. Hardy is a Fellow of the Institute of Analysts & Programmers and holds a Bachelors of Science Honors Degree in Electrical & Electronic Engineering from the University of Manchester.

Matt Levinson – Vice President, Polaroid

Mr. Levinson is Vice President of Business Development at Polaroid where he oversees the company's global sales and marketing efforts. Prior to Lease It or Lend It, Mr. Levinson was vice president of The Licensing Company, with primary responsibility for its national major accounts including Michelin, Reckitt Benckiser, Fortune Brands and Mercedes. As a former executive at ESPN, Mr. Levinson brings extensive media sales and marketing experience specific to retail and consumer products. He has provided professional services to NIKE and Fila Sport and has held key leadership roles with various sports sporting goods companies including Apex One and Starter Sportswear.