Stanley T. Smith

    • Stanley T. Smith's details
      • Country: United States
      • Region: Maryland
      • Position: Principal
      • Company: Syncom Venture Partners
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    Mr. Smith is a Principal with Syncom Venture Partners. He possesses experience and expertise in digital media, consumer internet and advertising technology. Mr. Smith currently serves on the board of a number of Syncom Investments including SpotLikes, Heatwave Interactive, Outspark, Proclivity Systems and Prima Cinema.
    Prior to joining Syncom, Mr. Smith served as a Director of Corporate Development for Yahoo!’s Search Marketing Group where he was responsible for co-leading the strategic Corporate Development efforts forYahoo!’s Advertiser and Publisher marketplaces. He also served as a Director of Mergers and Acquisitions for Overture Inc.
    Prior to Yahoo! and Overture, Mr. Smith worked for Vivendi Universal in several roles including Director of Strategic Business Development for Universal Music Group’s eLabs and Manager of Corporate Development for Universal Corporate. During his tenure atVivendi Universal, Mr. Smith worked across multiple businesses including Film,Television (Production and Cable), Music,Theme Parks, Interactive Gaming and Concerts develop, evaluating and executing strategic options that increased shareholder value.
    Mr. Smith started his professional career working in investment banking for Paine Webber and Merrill Lynch after graduating from Dartmouth College with a BA in History.

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    August 15, 2013

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  • Conference program


    • August 15, 2013
      • 9:00 am - 9:50 amCheck In
      • 10:00 am - 11:00 amHow to Validate a Product Idea on $100 or Less
      • 11:00 am - 12:00 pmListening to your Users and Finding Your First True Fans
      • 12:00 pm - 1:00 pmLunch
      • 12:30 pm - 1:15 pmBreakout Sessions/Startup Clinic