Executives from Pandora, Glu and theScore Share the Secrets to App Domination at Appcelerate 2013

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Chris Martin, Pandora’s VP of engineering, Niccolo De Masi, the CEO of Glu, John Levy, the CEO of the popular sports results based app, theScore, will head to San Francisco this November to share their visions for the rapidly shifting landscape of mobile apps.

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The seniority of the delegates at this event really reflects the importance, for businesses at the knife edge of success, to continue learning from one another and making new partnerships which will sustain their growth.

These are the latest executives to confirm their speaking participation at Appcelerate 2013 (14 November 2013, Parc 55 Wyndham Hotel, San Francisco). Pandora has announced last month the re-launch of their mobile app offering to compete with Apple’s iTunes Radio app. Glu is another company that have re-established themselves. The games publisher has had an impressive year, offering a series of new titles that have risen to the top of the mobile apps gaming market. Meanwhile theScore, which originally established itself as a Canadian TV network, is a company that is going from strength to strength as leading app to offer up to the minute sports results.

Appcelerate, which is organised by Open Mobile Media, has released a sample list of companies that are sending their CEOs, Directors and VPs to meet and network with these leaders making waves in the ocean of today’s mobile apps market.

Andrew Pym, the Appcelerate event director has said, “The seniority of the delegates at this event really reflects the importance, for businesses at the knife edge of success, to continue learning from one another and making new partnerships which will sustain their growth.” He continued: “The mobile apps and social gaming industries are now two of the fastest growing industries in the world. The competition that we see in this market is intensifying and the need to hear from the success stories in this space is ever prominent.”

Those to share their stories include executives from Poshmark, HotelTonight, CBS Interactive, Shazam and many others. To an audience of mobile apps professionals, 25+ experts will give their insights into the mobile user experience, innovations in monetisation strategies and how to work the levers of engagement and scale.

App Idols such as:

  •     Manish Chandra, CEO, Poshmark
  •     Sam Shank, CEO, HotelTonight
  •     Tim Chang, Partner , Mayfield Fund
  •     Daniel    Danker, CPO, Shazam
  •     Alex Iskold, CEO, GetGlue
  •     Sunil Paul, CEO, SideCar
  •     Tony Alfaro, CEO, Ribbon
  •     Rob Gelick, SVP & GM of Digital Platform, CBS Interactive
  •     Niccolo De Masi, CEO, Glu

The underlying theme of Appcelerate 2013 will look at how mobile apps are breaking through industry boundaries. These include the gaming, travel, music, retail, education, media and hotel industries.

See the sample attendee list for Appcelerate 2013 here: http://www.openmobilemedia.com/san-francisco/appcelerate-delegates.php

For more information on Appcelerate 2013 you can visit the homepage: http://www.openmobilemedia.com/san-francisco/appcelerate-index.php

You can register for Appcelerate 2013 here: https://secure.firstconf.com/openmobilemedia/san-francisco/register.php

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