Mark has over 20 years’ experience as a serial entrepreneur, C-Level executive and entertainment lawyer. Mark’s passion for the film industry shows in his career; in the past he has acted as an adviser to clients such as Disney, Viacom and Time Warner; and, as a co-founder of 2 movie-related technology startups. He is currently CEO of Carraway Capital Corporation and Chairman of Sosido Networks Inc. Mark holds a B.A. with honours and a law degree from UBC.
Ryan is an experienced digital media executive and producer. With a background in finance and his work with a portfolio of international clients combined with his entrepreneurial undertakings, Ryan brings both strategic and creative expertise to product design, business development, and management.
Serial entrepreneur and angel investor. Mike has invested in more than 40 technology startups including PassWordBox which sold to Intel, Punch’d which sold to Google, Summify, which was acquired by Twitter, Wander which was acquired by Yahoo, AreaConnect which sold to Marchex, GrowLab which merged with Extreme Startups to become HighLine, Canada's leading VC backed accelerator. Currently, the CEO of Mobio Technologies Inc. (TSX:MBO) a startup studio that acquires and accelerates early stage technology companies.
Emerging Pictures is an all-digital Film and Alternate Content network of theaters in the United States.
Through its network of commercial multiplex chains and independent art house theaters, Emerging cost effectively exhibits critically acclaimed films, cultural programming, art films, documentaries, foreign language films and independent cinema.
Using data and social media analysis together with seamless digital delivery to theaters, the Emerging platform enables Filmmakers and Exhibitors to be more effective and innovative in their distribution strategies and programming decisions.