an Augmented Reality Company that enables businesses to create their own mobile phone AR campaigns with no programming or technology experience
Clients Include: Baltimore Ravens, McCormick, Shoppers Drug Mart, Grubhub Sound Bites and Many More
ALEN PAUL SILVERRSTIEEN
President, CEO & Director
Alen Paul is a global serial entrepreneur with over 20 years experience. Recently founded Recruitment USA/India software firms leveraging Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning to optimize job candidate sourcing. Alen Paul has represented one of the leading Indian Post-Production Studios and contracted over 60 Hollywood movies in the past 5 years. Alen Paul is known as one of the pioneers of North American prepaid communications and led his company-GTS- public on NASDAQ within 3 year and executed license deals with MLB, Marvel, NHL, Led Zeppelin, and many others.
Jonathan Mariner is a private investor, entrepreneur, and independent board member with more than two decades of experience working in major league sports. He’s currently the founder and president of TaxDay, LLC, a private software firm that helps users track their multi-state travel for tax purposes.
Mr. Mariner recently retired from Major League Baseball, Office of the Commissioner, having previously served as Executive VP and CFO from March 2002 to December 2014; and, as Chief Investment Officer, from January 2015 until May 2016. His career in professional sports started in 1992, with a nine-year stint as executive vice president and CFO of the Florida Marlins Baseball Club. He also concurrently served as vice president and CFO of the Florida Panthers Hockey Club for the team’s initial startup and inaugural seasons in 1993 and 1994, and as vice president and CFO for Pro Player Stadium, the multi-use sports complex that was home to both the Florida Marlins and Miami Dolphins at the time.
Chris Dill is bringing 30+ years of experience across sports and technology to ImagineAR as an Advisor to the CEO. For the last 6 years, Chris is head of business development for Venuetize. Previously Chris spent 22 years at the Portland Trailblazers, the last 12 as CIO, a role in which he spearheaded the team’s technology strategy and execution. From digital signage to mobility to CRM to VoIP, Chris’ vision and management established the Blazers’ reputation across the sports industry as innovative leaders. Never one to innovate “for technology’s sake”, Chris was repeatedly able to demonstrate the true business impact from any of his technology investments, thereby magnifying the impact of his accomplishments. After a successful reign at the Blazers that spanned more than two decades, Chris joined the Sports & Entertainment Alliance in Technology (“SEAT”) as VP of Business Development. After SEAT, Chris has used his industry knowledge and expertise to consult for a wide range of sports technology companies, including Skidata AG (fan loyalty and access control), Signal360 (proximity marketing and beacon technology platform), and Watson Creative (branding, creative services, and responsive website design).
A 7th-round draft pick by the Washington Redskins, Gus went on to play QB for 7 different NFL teams--the Redskins, Detroit Lions, Denver Broncos, Cincinnati Bengals, Minnesota Vikings, Miami Dolphins, St. Louis Rams and Minnesota Vikings. His career highlights include an appearance in the 1996 Pro Bowl while with the Redskins and a 99-yard touchdown pass that tied the NFL record for the longest play from scrimmage for the Vikings. After a 15-year career in the NFL, Gus retired as a Minnesota Viking in 2008.
After his NFL career, Gus went on to coach at John Burroughs School from 2010-2013. During his three seasons, the Burroughs Bombers competed for the State Championship. He ended his high school coaching career with a record of 42-3. Upon moving back to Western Pennsylvania, Gus worked as a coach for the Pittsburgh Central Catholic Vikings from 2013 through 2016. After 15 years in the NFL, and raising three children who play contact sports, Gus is passionate about people taking care of their brain and has partnered with entrepreneurs making an impact in that sector. Transferring leadership skills learned from his professional sports career Gus is working with: RC21X, Winning Profile, Human Performance at The Energy Innovation Center, and Huddle Up with Gus Podcast.
Andrew Beranbom, is a serial digital marketing and e-commerce entrepreneur who has dedicated his career to early-stage start-ups both as a founder, advisor, and investor. For the past 3+ years, Andrew is Founder & CEO of First Tube Media, a full-service Livestream content platform that makes it turn-key for brands to execute innovative sponsorship programs that delivers brand-owned “tune in” moments resulting in scaled consumer engagement and clear ROI.
Previously Andrew was Chief Revenue Officer of Bit.ly, and prior to that co-founder and head of business development of Extole, a leading SAAS customer advocacy platform. Andrew started his career as an early employee at Yahoo! where he held early product roles for Yahoo! Travel and Yahoo! Shopping.
Mr. Nenner has spent 18 years with the NFL’s Washington Football Team (formerly the Washington Redskins) as Vice President of Corporate Partnerships where he opened and managed many of the team’s largest partners including naming rights to the team’s practice facility, several clubs areas & gate entitlement at FedExField and monetizing the team’s intellectual property including team branded lottery tickets and restaurants. During his tenure the Washington Football Team was one of the most profitable teams in all of sports and in the top 5 most valuable franchises in the NFL in part due to his local, regional and national partnerships.
Rod has participated as a speaker at numerous sports and media industry events including; IEG, NAB, SINC, SEME, NAPTE, NCTA, CMO Summit, Brand Slam Summit, Digital Hollywood at CES, Marketing Leadership Forum, Sports Techie and Hashtag Sports. In 2014 he was a featured speaker on venue and stadium management at the Josoor Institute (Doha, Qatar) as the country built the foundation for the 2022 World Cup. In 2018 he was selected as the Chairman of the CMO Leadership Forum where he provided the Keynote address.
In 2018 Rod was named to the Board of Directors of the USO of Metropolitan Washington & Baltimore, the largest USO Chapter serving over 250,000 service members and their families with an operating budget of $10M.
Global Sports Innovation & Sports Tech Futurist and Evangelist. Experienced Director with a demonstrated history of working 18 years in big 4 management consulting in the Sport, Media and Telco sectors. Previously Global Sports Tech lead for KPMG. SME on Fan Experience, Data Analytics, Game Scheduling and Sports Tech Start-ups innovation labs and accelerators. Strong professional with an MBA focused in International Strategy from Thunderbird (global #1 Int'l Bus.). Have lived and worked extensively in over 30 countries, while visiting more than 120.
Mr. Tunnicliffe previously served as EVP, Head of Universal Music Group and Brands-USA. He led Universal Music Group and Brands (UMGB), a music strategy, partnerships and activation division that works closely with all UMG labels, artists and their managements to deliver transformational music-based marketing solutions for brands as well as create new marketing and revenue opportunities for UMG’s artists and labels. Mike, with his team, worked with many Marquee brands including American Express, Marriott, American Airlines, Honda, Citi, Mars/M&M’s and brokered partnerships with multiple high profile artists including The Weeknd, Imagine Dragons, X- Ambassadors, Shawn Mendez, Carly Rae Jepson, Keith Urban & Nick Jonas.
M. Coffin, a Montreal investor, venture capitalist, businessman and entrepreneur, admitted to the Order of Opticians in 1963. His team spirit and dynamism allowed him to become one of Quebec’s most prominent purveyor of quality eyewear and eye care services. M. Coffin was previously a Director of Metanor Resources and has actively helped the company become a gold producer. He was previously a Director of Diagnos, an artificial intelligence and healthcare technical services company.