Spring is finally here and so is our April NYC Apps event! This month's theme is Video (http://trailers.apple.com/trailers/marvel/ironman3). Our friends at Animoto (http://animoto.com/about) were generous enough to provide their beautiful space in the East Village.
7:00 pm – Drinks, Pizza and networking. 7:30 pm – Discussion on the latest in the mobile landscape. 7:45 pm – Featured Presentations: Get a behind-the-scenes look at the process of building, designing, and executing an app from NY's best. 8:45 pm – Drinks and networking at a nearby pub.
Our first featured presenters this month are:
Dom Hofmann (https://twitter.com/dhof), GM and co-founder, Vine (http://vineapp.com)
As GM of Vine, Dom is responsible for a variety of areas including product strategy. Vine (http://vineapp.com/), a mobile service that lets you capture and share short looping videos, was acquired by Twitter and launched as a standalone service in January, 2013. Prior to joining Twitter and starting Vine, Dom was a Product Manager at Jetsetter and an engineer at Razorfish, where he helped develop projects for web, mobile and touchscreen devices.
He's Dom Hofmann (https://vine.co/v/bt9JrmIV5VI) on Vine and @dhof (https://twitter.com/dhof) on Twitter.
Colin Kroll (https://twitter.com/ckb), CTO and co-founder, Vine (http://vineapp.com/)
As CTO of Vine, Colin oversees product development and technical operations. Vine (http://vineapp.com/), a mobile service that lets you capture and share short looping videos, was acquired by Twitter and launched as a standalone service in January, 2013. Prior to joining Twitter and starting Vine, Colin was CTO at Jetsetter and an engineering manager at Yahoo!.
He's ck (https://vine.co/v/bUgu2dxV69B) on Vine and @ckb (https://twitter.com/ckb) on Twitter.
Our second featured presenter is Chris Barnes (http://animoto.com/about), Mobile Product Manager, Animoto (http://animoto.com)
Chris Barnes is currently Animoto's Mobile Product Manager, directing the development of their iOS and Android clients. He's also managed development of desktop companions for Windows Phone at Microsoft, and web-based applications at Apple.
Our third featured presenter is Cesar Kuriyama (https://twitter.com/cesarkuriyama), Founder, 1 Second Everyday (http://1secondeveryday.com)
Cesar is the Founder of 1SecondEveryday (https://itunes.apple.com/app/one-second-everyday/id587823548), an iPhone app that allows you to create a video montage of your life. Featured on: Fast Company, MASHABLE, CNN, TED & BBC, 1 Second Everyday's journey began with a TED talk (http://www.ted.com/talks/cesar_kuriyama_one_second_every_day.html) and was then featured by Apple (Android version coming soon.)
He has also taught courses in computer animation at NYU, Harvard University, and Pratt Institute. His clients include: Hersheys, BMW, Verizon, Gillette, and the NFL.
Twitter accounts to follow for this event:
The official NYC Apps Twitter accounts:
The official NYC Apps Twitter #hashtag:
We look forward to seeing all of you soon.