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Michael Rothman

Advisor Greater San Diego Area, US

Founder / Product Ambassador, Pertonics - A Consumer Electronics Skunkwerks. Previously CMO, Bits Studios. University of California, Santa Barb

Founder / Product Ambassador, Pertonics - A Consumer Electronics Skunkwerks. Previously CMO, Bits Studios. University of California, Santa Barb

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Pertonics - A Consumer Electronics Skunkwerks

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Nintendo
Clear Technologies
Sony Corporation of America
Microsoft
Nyko
General Instrument - Motorola

Positions

Founder / Product Ambassador Pertonics - A Consumer Electronics Skunkwerks 2001 - present
CMO Bits Studios 2000 - 2001
Director, Content and Business Development Conducent 1999 - 2000
SVP, Marketing Mad Catz, Inc. 1998 - 1999
Global VP, Marketing InterAct Accessories, Inc. (a Recoton Company) 1995 - 1998
Director, Product Marketing GTE Entertainment (a division of GTE) 1994 - 1995
Director of Marketing ASCII Entertainment Software (a subsidiary of ASCII Corp of Japan) 1989 - 1994
Manager, Business Development Sullivan Bluth Interactive Media 1987 - 1988

Education

University of California, Santa Barbara Communication 1982 - 1987

Interested In

Advisor With
  • • User Interface Design
Markets of Interest
  • • Consumer Electronics
  • • Advertising
  • • Data & Analytics
  • • Games
  • • Wearable Tech
  • • Hardware
  • • Mobile
  • • Smart Home
  • • Healthcare
  • • Education
  • • Fitness

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Parker A. Davis
We worked together  •  President/COO, Founder & Executive Producer, Protobird Games and Co-Founder / Director, Red Hot Jupiter, Inc..
I've had the pleasure of working for Michael and have collaborated with him on more than one startup concept in the past, so I can say with ... certainty that he is one of the most capable and smartest businessmen I know. Michael has broad experience in consumer electronics and marketing, eclipsed only by his deep insights into consumer markets and vision for the opportunities therein. I continue to learn from Michael, and would hold high the chances for any venture he's involved in.
Son Dao
We worked together  •  Principal, Son Dao Design. Previously Product Design & Lead UX Consultant, SharpyFish.
Michael is a great advisor because he has extensive experience in product development. He knows the process of taking a concept to market wh ... ether it be a startup or a funded project and also understands the pitfalls that can arise. With this experience, knowledge and expertise, he can guide a business through the most difficult stages in bringing a product to market.
David Ward
We worked together  •  Previously colleague, Son Dao Design. Previously jounalist, Hollywood Reporter.
He has a great understanding of entrepreneurial opportunities and is fantastic at developing marketing and messaging that perfectly position ... start-ups in the marketplace
Jason Herskowitz
We worked together  •  Co-Founder, Hatchet Industries, Inc. and Advisor/Consultant, Self. University of Georgia grad.
Michael was a mentor to me as I started my career in product management and marketing. He helped me ensure that I always took a look at the ... bigger picture - consistency, focus, messaging, positioning, likely competitive response, etc..
Terence Thomas
We worked together  •  Director, Sponsorship, Marketing, and Development, National Association for College Admission Counseling.
Michael is a visionary. He can dream it and then help you build the dream.
Bob Barnett
We worked together  •  VP Finance, Telebrands. Previously Vice President Operations Canada, InterAct Accessories a Recoton Company.
Michael is someone who not only knows how to build a brand and develop product lines, but also someone who can train and mentor the staff. ... He improves everyone around him,

Parker A. Davis
We worked together  •  President/COO, Founder & Executive Producer, Protobird Games and Co-Founder / Director, Red Hot Jupiter, Inc..
For the 20+ years I have known Parker he has consistently proven his ability to convert strategic plans into exceptionally productive and ef ... fective tactical implementations...a quality I find is rare in both the corporate and entrepreneurial worlds. Further, Parker excels in building and motivating teams to stay on target toward collective objectives/goals.