Nicholas Chakalos, President of Catch Media, presents as part of Startup Alley, which aims to look inside Boston's thriving innovation district."
Gary Arlen is President of Arlen Communications, a Bethesda, Maryland, research and consulting firm known for its insights into the converging worlds of media, telecommunications and interactive program content plus public policy implications. For more than 30 years, Gary has accurately analyzed the emergence of new media, forecasting the evolution of customer-controlled video and data services. Gary has published future-looking periodicals and conducts research on strategic business and technology applications. His commentaries appear regularly in industry journals.
Nicholas Chakalos is a senior executive with over 20 years of hi-tech business leadership in both large and small ventures. Most recently he led Strategy & Business Development, On-Demand Video, and the advanced Set-Top Software Solutions businesses for Motorola's multi-billion dollar Broadband Home Solutions division. In his previous role at IBM Nicholas managed the worldwide strategic marketing and business development of silicon and embedded software for set-top boxes.