Pinterest, Shazam, Trulia, Poshmark and Pandora Draw Record Number Executives to Appcelerate 2013

Open Mobile Media has announced that next week’s Appcelerate 2013 Conference & Exhibition (November 14) will bring a record number of executive level figures from the leading apps companies, such as Pinterest, Shazam and Poshmark, as they converge at the Parc 55 Wyndham Hotel in San Francisco, to negotiate the shifting landscape of today’s mobile apps industry. http://www.openmobilemedia.com/san-francisco/appcelerate-agenda.php

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We are now at a stage where the app industry is changing. We see the retail, transport, hospitality, gaming, media, music and other industries converging under the umbrella of apps, creating new challenges on a business level.

(PRWEB) November 06, 2013

For the last three years, Appcelerate has run on the final day of The Open Mobile Summit and has garnered significant attention from Silicon Valley and other hot spots of mobile ingenuity. This year will see over 250 senior executives assemble to hear from the mobile industry’s hottest app publishers including Pinterest, Shazam, HotelTonight, CBS Interactive, Trulia, Poshmark, Glu, Pandora and many others as they give their insights into the mobile user experience, innovations in monetization strategies and how to work the levers of engagement and scale.

Andrew Pym, the event organiser has said, “We couldn’t be more thrilled with the speaker line-up and the list of delegates that we have attracted. Since the birth of the first ‘App Store’ the industry has blossomed and has grown into the multi-billion dollar business it is today.”

Andrew added, “We are now at a stage where the app industry is changing. We see the retail, transport, hospitality, gaming, media, music and other industries converging under the umbrella of apps, creating new challenges on a business level. Appcelerate will be the mixing pot of new ideas and inspiration from which these challenges will be solved, and opportunities seized.”

Others leading mobile app companies to share their stories include theScore, Mayfield Fund, The Weather Channel, Sidecar, Flurry, Ribbon, Kiip and many others. Executive speakers include:

  • Manish Chandra, CEO, Poshmark
  • Jon Jenkins, Head of Engineering, Pinterest
  • Prashant Fulorio, CPO, Flurry
  • John Levy, CEO, theScore
  • Sam Shank, CEO, HotelTonight
  • Tim Chang, Partner , Mayfield Fund
  • Daniel    Danker, CPO, Shazam
  • Alex Linde, VP Mobile and Digital Apps, The Weather Channel
  • Sunil Paul, CEO, SideCar
  • Tony Alfaro, CEO, Ribbon
  • Rob Gelick, SVP & GM of Digital Platform, CBS Interactive
  • Chris Martin, Vice President Of Engineering, Pandora
  • Courtney Guertin, CTO & Co-Founder, Kiip

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

About Open Mobile Media Ltd.

Open Mobile Media connects the most influential and the most innovative in converging mobile, internet, media, advertising, electronics and commerce markets. Together we explore the winners and losers of the key battlegrounds, and the market opportunities, as these worlds converge.

Open Mobile Media is delivering news, insights and C-level events to help executives and businesses who are part of the mobile ecosystem, to succeed and expand.
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Contacts

Media and Press Contact:
Zsofia Kulcsar
Marketing Director
zkulcsar(at)openmobilemedia(dot)com

Speaker Contact
Andy Pym
0044 207 375 7599
apym(at)openmobilemedia(dot)com


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