- Presentations begin promptly at 7:00pm
- Q&A - led by Investor Panel
- Sushi and lite fare will be provided (dietary laws observed) as well as cocktails, single malt scotch and wine
- Attendees will vote real time for best company (winner will be announced at event)
GreenScreens is a digital marketing company and a place-based media system for the cannabis industry that turns pre-existing screens in cannabis dispensaries into captivating and dynamic retail displays. Since they are located inside dispensaries, their screens have a 100% 21+ viewership. This allows for the dispensary, and vendors carried in the dispensary, to promote their products while still abiding to the strict cannabis advertising laws.
Unpakt provides an online marketplace that allows users to comparison shop for moving companies online. It allows users to plan, compare, and book movers who provide truck, transportation, and equipment moving; protection for furniture and breakable items; certificate of insurance; and additional services, such as storage, extra pick-up or drop-off, special handling, crating for arts and antiques, additional insurance, and packing and unpacking services.
Aquant.io is an enterprise class field service process optimization SaaS solution. The unique technology driving continually monitors equipment in industries such as automotive, office equipment, HVAC, aviation, industrial equipment, healthcare and manufacturing. It provides real-time data on sub-optimal performance, leveraging artificial intelligence and machine learning to use a three- fold solution to predict faults more accurately, diagnose issues and recommend corrective actions. These practices all aim to enable smarter, data-driven, optimized decisions throughout the customer service process and increase product uptime.
Toonimo is a smart Audio Visual multimedia guidance platform that simplifies any complex online service or process, to create a better user experience and increased ROI. Toonimo is built to help companies improve their customer experience, reduce their customer support costs, as well as accelerate their employee training, by adding an overlay of human voice and animated graphics that take the user step by step in a personalized way.
Shai Tambor manages an investment partnership that invests in public and private securities. From 2002 to 2012, he was a founding partner and head of equities at Owl Creek Asset Management, a New York based hedge fund. Shai earned an MBA from Columbia Business School in 2012 and worked in investment banking at Lazard and Goldman Sachs from 1996-2000.
Adam Rothstein has served as a general partner in Disruptive since 2014. He is also the lead adviser to GFI, a multi-family investment office and a general partner in Subversive Capital a regulatory focused investment fund. Prior to his time at Disruptive, GFI and Subversive, Adam served as the Chief Investment Officer at Intana Management LLC, a market neutral hedge fund concentrating in the technology, media and entertainment sectors from 2006 to 2010. From 2000 to 2005 Adam was a Managing Director and Principal at Robeco Investment Management, the parent company of Weiss, Peck & Greer. There he served as a Partner in its Select Technology and Software Funds. Adam has over 20 years of investment experience, previously performing analysis on the technology and media sectors for Weber Capital Partners/Bluewater Capital Management, Scripps Ventures/United Media and UBS Securities.
Shiboleth LLP, LeumiTech, Feature Forward, Inbar Haham, C-Bridge Capital Partners, and Lifion by ADP
Industry Innovators 2017
Monday, April 24, 6:30-8:30pm
Lifion by ADP - 135 West 18th Street, 4th Floor, NYC
Shiboleth LLP is a boutique international law firm, established in 1976 and centered in Manhattan with affiliated firms in Tel Aviv, Israel and Shanghai, China. The firm's broad range of transactional and litigation practice areas include corporate and commercial law, with specialized groups focusing on M&A, securities, corporate finance and venture capital transactions, as well as regulatory, real estate, taxation, intellectual property and high-tech. Alon Harnoy is the Managing Partner at Shiboleth LLP. His practice focuses on international business transactions, M&A, joint ventures, venture capital, debt finance, as well as general corporate and commercial matters.
Bank Leumi is a full-service bank with global ties. Operating in the U.S. for more than 50 years, we offer a complete range of commercial and private banking solutions to meet the challenges of achieving your business and personal financial goals. We also offer access to a full range of investment and insurance products through our brokerage subsidiary. Additionally, we serve the high-tech sector with LeumiTech, a suite of products and solutions devised specifically for our high-tech clients. Leumi is part of the Leumi Group, a driving force behind Israel’s economic and industrial development since the bank’s establishment in 1902.
Feature Forward offers a safe and efficient video solution that combines premium inventory with real-time analytics to allow users to run any type of campaign across all digital devices from one platform. The company's fully automated analysis methods enable it to feature users’ video ads in the right place at the right time. The company reaches its users’ targeted customers both globally and locally, and then scales up to effectively serve the most relevant video ads and brand messages, all in real time.
C-Bridge Capital Partners expands business opportunities and facilitates cross-border investments and asset formation in the US, China and Israel. The company creates tailored services and solutions for their clients to help them form international strategic alliances that achieve maximum returns, and remains involved to closely monitor the progress of each individual project.
Lifion by ADP focuses on hosting events that are thought-provoking and delightful. Our converted loft space in the middle of Manhattan is the perfect place to be delighted. Join us after-hours for provocative talks, engaging discussions and some great opportunities to connect with serious thinkers and doers.