Moderator: Jason Wilmot
Communications Manager, mediaX at Stanford University
Producer and CEO, bigBonsai
Break: 12:00 - 1:00 pm PDT
Dave Toole leads MediaMobz, enabling brands to scale video content for mobile audiences where they create, publish, engage and measure the impact on audience outcomes. MediaMobz brings together local creative resources to global issues in the cloud. Dave holds patents on some of the first cloud based applications for social networking, files sharing and bi-directional communications.
Dave and his team globalized, took public and sold technology company GaSonics. They were leaders in several competitive markets delivering a dozen generations of technology for the likes of Intel and others. He saw the cost of communicating with video and digital media disruptive and founded a digital media incubator. MediaMobz is his latest venture. Dave has been in the digital video space for 20 years.
Gilberto Topczewski has a Bachelor of Social Communications at ESPM-SP and is bigBonsai’s MOVEMENTO Program Director.
As an advertising copywriter during the 90s, he has worked in Brazilian major agencies F/Nazca Saatchi & Saatchi, Almap/BBDO, LewLara/TBWA, Lowe/Loducca and also had the chance to experience European market working at Delvico Bates in Barcelona. Moving the interest to filmmaking he takes cinematography classes at FAAP-SP and courses actor’s directing at ECITV in San Antonio de Los Baños, Cuba.
As an assistant director, he has served to professionals such as Fernando Meireles (City of God), Cesar Charlone (director/DOP), Tarseem, Hugh Johnson, Paulo Vainer, Chris Monger and several others. By doing that, he accumulated a large experience in shooting advertising commercials as well as feature films.
In 2004 Topczewski founded bigBonsai along with his partners, a production company focused in documentaries that very soon becomes an innovative brand communications audiovisual production company. After directing several projects he now functions as CEO, Consultant for branded content projects and Producer for special projects.
Over the last two years his focus studies have been the power of audiovisual to create positive impact in society utilizing technology tools currently available.
Jason Wilmot is the Communications Manager for mediaX at Stanford University. He is a media, marketing and communications professional who specializes in building awareness for globally reaching campaigns and projects using multi-platform distribution to increase overall engagement.
He spent 13 years managing and running commercial broadcast stations in the United States, and is familiar with creating and distributing content that gains attention from any audience in the “instant gratification what have you done for me lately world” we currently live in.