MEET THE MoMo TEAM
Alexander S. Bosika
Co-Founder, MobileMonday Toronto
Associate VP, Product Management for MyScreen Mobile Inc.
Alexander S. Bosika is Associate VP, Product Management for MyScreen Mobile Inc., a mobile ad platform solutions provider with operations in Toronto and Miami. Mr. Bosika is responsible for the strategic development and direction of the company’s product portfolio and works with sales, marketing and technology in the tactical execution of the company’s ad platform solution to mobile operators worldwide. He has spent over 14 years in telecom, wireless, internet management roles developing and marketing innovative products and services.
He has successfully launched several gaming products for Bell Canada and with Bell partners Microsoft/Intel. In a previous wireless startup, he was responsible for marketing, channel and product development opportunities and successfully launched WIND Italy’s first i-mode gaming tournament product. He has also successfully managed license partners and new product launches for CryptoLogic Inc. and was part of a progressive online advertising team which championed and led early efforts to monetize the growing Internet medium at one of the leading financial portals, StockHouse.com.
Alex co-founded the Toronto chapter of MobileMonday in November 2005, a global, mobile industry‐focused association with the goal of fostering the growth of the wireless industry through the sharing of ideas, best practices and trends. Alexander holds an Honours degree in Economics and Business at York University and has studied at the London School of Economics.
Co-Founder, MobileMonday Toronto
Jim Brown is the Vice President, Business Development for Xtreme Mobility, responsible for the strategy and development of sales, channel, and distribution partnerships. Most recently, Jim was the Managing Director, Americas, of Silverback Media Corp., a global e-marketing company with operations in Toronto, Paris, London, Miami and Los Angeles. He was responsible for the strategic direction and tactical execution of Silverback's mobile marketing initiatives in North America.
Jim has worked in management positions at leading telecommunications companies including Rogers AT&T Wireless, Bell Canada and Bell Mobility. Mr. Brown was also co-founder and Director of Voice Courier Mobile Inc. (VoCoMo), one of Canada's leading mobile application and aggregation companies, purchased by FMG Inc. In 2005, Jim co-founded the Toronto chapter of MobileMonday, a global, mobile-industry-focused association fostering the growth of the wireless industry through the sharing of ideas, best practices and trends.
MobileMonday Toronto is now the largest mobile networking group in Canada. Jim has a MSc (Telecommunications) from Syracuse University, as well as completing numerous advanced academic and communication industry executive development programs.
Communications & Strategy, MobileMonday Toronto
Client Relationship Manager, Marketwire
Jolon Craw works at Marketwire as a Client Relations Manager. Since 1999 he has also worked for BCE Emergis e-News Services and CCNMatthews where his positions have included Senior Editor and Client Relations Manager.
In his current role Jolon Craw establishes and maintains relationships with some of Canada's top public and private firms while ensuring the timely and proper dissemination of their information."
Manager, Events and Promotions, MobileMonday Toronto
At the age of 26 I bring a game face everyday. I am a leader and a communicator. Over the past number of years I have
helped with many charities. Working with the Molson Indy
Festival organization I managed to raise over a $130 000 working
with many corporations across Ontario, such as City TV, RBC and
I also managed to help Timbits Hockey jamborees’ by
coaching many children on their skills and development in minor
hockey. I believe with my skill set and experience I can
help build a stronger and larger networking practice with
MobileMonday Toronto, working alongside co-founders,
Alexander S. Bosika and Jim Brown.
Strategic Advisor, MobileMonday Toronto
Advisor, MaRS Venture Group
Peter has over 15 years experience working in early-stage venture-backed technology start-ups and publicly traded companies in the software, Internet services, online media and telecommunication sectors. He has served in a number of senior roles in the technology
industry including VP Marketing, PlateSpin; VP Marketing at FloNetwork
(acquired by DoubleClick in 2001);
Director of Research and Marketing
at Sympatico/MediaLinx LLP and Associate Director, Product Management
at Bell Canada. Since 2002 he has worked as an advisor to over 100
technology and media clients throughout North America and Europe from
early stage ventures to large corporate clients such as Telus,
DoubleClick (acquired by Google) and CNW Group.
In 2005 he helped
form the IT Venture Group practice at the MaRS Centre, which advises
entrepreneurs and high growth companies in technology markets. As
part of this team he specializes in strategic planning, market
research, product management and channel development.