Matt Bryant is the former President and owner of Media Buying Services International (“MBS”), one of New York’s pioneering media planning, strategy and buying organizations.
The key elements of MBS’ reputation were an innovative approach to media planning and buying, exceptional service and attention to detail, close relationships with both clients and the media, and impeccable fiscal responsibility. Among MBS’ clients during this period were Acura, British Airways, Westinghouse, Pepsi Cola, Evian Water, MCI, Anheuser Busch, Saab, KLM and Boston Market.
Tim Hanlon is the Founder and CEO of The Vertere Group, LLC, a boutique consulting, advisory and investment firm focused on helping today’s most forward-leaning brands, content producers, startups, and investors benefit from rapidly changing technological advances in marketing, media and consumer communications.
Mr. Smith is an advisor for GoldSpot Media. Since 1986, Mr. Smith has been in the investment research business, initially as a principal with 13D Research, Hoenig
Co., and currently with Wm Smith
Co., publishing institutional research for money managers, mutual funds, and hedge funds. Prior to 1986, he spent eight years in the energy business as a principal and in senior management capacities with Sheffield Exploration and ENI Corp.