Toronto, ON, Canada
Stephen has been in the digital media industry since the late 1990s. Roles have included driving the overall strategy and business case, forecasting audience and revenue, product and business development, and managing content, development and design teams. He has worked for major media companies such as The Globe and Mail and CTV and Rogers Media, as well as startups such as Kaboose and Excite@Home. Categories have ranged from News and Business to Entertainment and Sports.
Currently, he is at The Globe and Mail and since 2009 has been exploring business and partnership opportunities on emerging platforms in and out-of-home such as Mobile, Video, Social & Connected TV, and Digital Signage. He posts the latest trend research on these platforms on his Twitter page.
Industry involvement includes evangelizing emerging platforms at conferences and business schools, as well as advising startups, performers, and those looking for careers in digital media.