Global Conference 2011
Jon Vlassopulos is CEO of skyrockit, overseeing the company's growth as a leading mobile entertainment agency and digital music services company. Skyrockit is the maker of the award-winning Virtual Zippo lighter and works with companies like Sprint, Verizon, GAP, Intel, VitaminWater and Kraft. A digital media and advertising visionary, Vlassopulos has created successful industry firsts in the areas of mobile, Internet, television and music. He was previously senior vice president of digital media and branded entertainment for Endemol, responsible for its worldwide digital business. He also served as senior director of business development and strategic partnerships at AT&T Wireless, launching major media brands on AT&T services. Earlier, he was with BMG, where he helped to create its global digital strategy and held multiple executive positions with other Bertelsmann divisions in New York, Hong Kong and Tokyo. He holds an undergraduate degree from Durham University.