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Wednesday, October 8 • 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Mobile Device: An Urban Dwellers Entertainment System

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We use our phones as  a camera, alarm clock, board game, metronome, magazine, map, bank, GPS tracking device, TV, and more. Mostly, we use them to stay connected and keep from missing out!  An unprecedented amount of Americans suffer from FOMO (Fear Of Missing Out).  And every good Ad Man (Content Creator) should be taking advantage of marketing to the mobile device!

This will be a panel discussion with panelists from every segment of mobile entertainment, mobile apps, music and digital films. Supremacy Films producers of Horror Hotel webseries will be speaking and Tiffany Simpkins Russell creator of "A Song For Miles" app and Kumi Rauf Brand strategist for "I love Being Black" 1st African American page to reach 1million likes, we'll be discussing how people of color use their mobile devices for entertainment and what platforms are best used to connect


Chidi Afulezi

Co-founder, The Core Venture Studio
Chidi is a co-founder of The Core, an Atlanta based technology venture studio. As a member of The Core, Chidi and his partners create and invest in tech startups, and build tech ecosystems like Collider - a tech workspace at The Biltmore. A self-described “digital insurgent”, Chidi has been instrumental in the development and operations of new digital businesses for some of the marquee firms in the US. As an engineer and product... Read More →

Karen Rodgers Robinson

Social Media Strategist, SMMMD Consulting Inc
Professional Project Manager who just happens to be a Social Media Geek| Passionate. Engaging. Focused. Driven. Creating great ideas that shatter expectations and influencing people like you wouldn't believe! •Develop/launch Social Media Communities for various clients. •Create record breaking Social Media contests and promotions. •Maintain day-to-day Social Media efforts for clients (i.e. Facebook, Twitter, and Blogs... Read More →
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Jason Russell

Co-Founder, Diverse Mobile
Jason L. Russell is the co-founder of Diverse Mobile and a major player in the Atlanta technology and fitness community. He is a mobile expert and hi tech enthusiast that prides himself on being an influencer in the social media and technology space. Jason has an MBA in Marketing and works as an Account Director at one of the largest Advertising agencies in Atlanta. He has helped to launch numerous products and services using social media and... Read More →

Tiffany Simpkins Russell

Educational Consultant
Dr. Tiffany Simpkins Russell is a mother, author, advocate and educator! With more than 15 years of teaching, training and curriculum development experience, Dr. Russell has fashioned a career from her passion to educate and empower others. As an accomplished curriculum and program development professional, Dr. Russell has earned accolades for her graduate and undergraduate education, literature, culture and women studies courses. Her... Read More →

Brandon Thaxton

Brandon has been in the entertainment industry his whole life, Brandon is an Award winning Producer and Director who is passionate in bringing out quality performances from young actors. | | Brandon was the co-host of Lisa Knight and the Round Table , a teen talk show broadcast over the Black Family Channel. This show received a NAMIC Award in 2004 in the category of Best Children’s Show. In 2004, the award was shared with That’s So... Read More →

Wednesday October 8, 2014 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Room C - 8th Floor Atlantic Station, 201 17th Street, Atlanta, GA 30363 (at 17th Street and Market Street)

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