CEO and Founder
Demetrio has nearly two decades of experience in the interactive and entertainment industries and possesses rare equilibrium in left and right-brained thinking. In the past, between winning awards for his filmmaking and acting, he served as Director of Interactive Client Services and Sales for a tier-1 managed hosting company while also coordinating the group’s production pipeline. Clients include AOL, Georgia Tech, the American Red Cross, National Lampoon, Disney South America, Hughes Telematics, the Argentinian Football Association (AFA), Reed Exhibitions, Buffalo Wild Wings, and National Lampoon. In the past, Demetrio has also worked with Warner Brothers, DreamWorks Music, Reuters America, and the Digital Terrorism & Hate interactive CD-ROM report released by the Simon-Wiesenthal Center, a UN sponsored NGO, which annually garners international media attention. Demetrio is a University of Virginia graduate and received a Masters in Fine Arts from the University of San Diego on full scholarship.
Managing Director, LATAM
Manuel’s background includes more than 13 years of building and managing growth in top companies including Beyond IT, Whoop Inc and eTwirl all software development companies he co-founded. Prior to eTwirl, Manuel was IT Manager for the Latin American region at The Thomas Cook Group, Inc., achieving sales in the Banking Comex industry of more than $100MM per year while managing development of Comex applications software operations in India, Brazil and Argentina. Manuel earned his BS in Marketing and Advertisement from the University of Social and Business Studies in Buenos Aires, Argentina.
An almost twenty year career in the areas of Information Technology (S.A.I.C., Sprint), Management Consulting (Ernst & Young, Cap Gemini), and the Entertainment industry (Paramount, Disney, Hallmark) has led to the crossroads of all three: Product Manager for EmergentApps with a special focus on entertainment and new media. Experienced in international business, with a special passion for Latin America. Fluent in Spanish. Produced screenwriter and member of the Writers Guild of America.
Martin heads up the technical team along with providing long term direction for the business.