Mentor Session: Ben Satterfield
Mentor Sessions enable less-established new media professionals to gain seven minutes of direct one-on-one career-related council from a more established / more experienced new media professional. Please visit this URL to sign up - http://mentor.sxsw.com/mentors/290
VP of Mktg & Brand
Ben is VP of marketing and brand of Burstly and co-founder of TestFlight, the leading over-the-air distribution platform for iOS app developers and testers. With over seven years of executive and start-up experience in the technology industry, Ben has demonstrated tremendous success with his diverse portfolio of high-growth and profitable organizations. He began his entrepreneurial career by founding Rootdown, a comprehensive online resource and forum for aspiring traditional Chinese medicine practitioners. Its growing success led to the creation of other businesses, including Gigotron and Twiddla—platforms recognized for their innovative and technological capabilities as mobile applications and online tools. Ben has earned multiple awards and widespread praise for his mobile apps and developmental abilities, including the Best Mobile Application Award at 2009 SXSWi for Gigotron and Technical Achievement Award for Twiddla at 2008 SXSWi.