Team

Kosta Jordanov

Kosta Jordanov
Co-founder and CEO

  • Founded and ran three software companies
  • One exit, one IPO and BSE
  • Previously: Ran a professional services company, Bianor, delivering software solutions to IBM, Samsung, Procter & Gamble and NATO
  • Previously: CTO of TTS; Software Engineer at IBM
  • Education: Technical University of Sofia (Computer Science); UNWE (Macroeconomics)
  • Karate black belt holder, practiced Judo, now eager BJJ practitioner

Michael Weber

Mike Weber
COO

  • 30 years of live event television experience
  • Involved with the development, promotion, production and distribution of 150+ live event pay-per-view telecasts
  • Previously: VP Marketing at TNA; EVP Television and Licensing at Clear Channel MotorSports; Director of Marketing at Turner Broadcastings’s WCW; Director of Media Relations WWF (WWE)
  • Negotiated and secured air dates with ESPN, TNN, Speed Channel, ABC, CBS
  • Education: Ohio University (MS in Sports Administration, BS in Science Education)

Metodi Filipov

Metodi Filipov
Co-Founder and CAO

  • Seasoned operations manager – 20+ years developing technology solutions
  • Previously: VP Operations of Cemtrex; Product Manager at Raritan; VP Operations at ISS; Director of Product Development at Intelligent Digital Systems
  • Several patents and patent applications
  • Education: Technical University of Sofia (MS in Computer Science)

Stefan Lilov

Stefan Lilov
Co-Founder and CTO

  • Experienced mobile and telecom professional – delivered numerous software solutions to customers such as ATKearney, IBM, Duracell, etc.
  • Previously: CTO and VP Business Development at Bianor; Researcher at National Academy of Sciences, Institute for Information Technologies
  • Education: Technical University of Sofia (Telecommunications)

Michael Patellis

Michael Patellis
SVP Business Development

  • Seasoned technology sales and business development director
  • Previously closed multi-million deals with Apple, Dell, Intel, AMD, IBM, Belkin and SuperMicro
  • Previously VP Business Development at Digital Multitools Inc.; Director of OEM Sales & Business Development at Raritan Inc., National Sales Manager at American Megatrends, Inc.
  • Education: University of Georgia (Business Administration and Management)
Keith Evans

Keith Evans
SVP Events

  • 15+ years of experience in live events operations and programmer relations with over 850 live event broadcasts across multiple platforms
  • Previously COO World Series of Fighting, directing all aspects of operations for the MMA promotion
  • Previously CEO TSP (dba Tapout WorldWide); VP of Operations International Fight League; Tech Director Ultimate Fighting Championship
  • Education: BS, Computer Science & Finance

Advisors

Jim Ross

Jim Ross
Executive Advisor, Wrestling

  • Widely known as the Voice of Pro Wrestling, Jim Ross is the most legendary announcer of all time, WWE Hall of Famer, and two-time New York Time best selling author
  • Former WWE’s EVP of Talent, instrumental in attracting and developing such world re-known personalities as The Rock, John Cena, Kurt Angle and Brock Lesnar
  • Host of the The Ross Report podcast broadcast weekly on Podcast One to 500,000 to 2 million listeners per episode

Roy Langbord

Roy Langbord
Executive Advisor, Boxing

  • 25+ experience years in the television sports business
  • Legal and consulting advisor for Don King Productions, DiBella Entertainment, Frank Warren, Dan Goosen, Cedric Kushner, Star Boxing, Warriors Boxing, Dennis Connor Sports and WWE
  • Previously running the sports and events business at Showtime Networks
  • Helped found Next New Networks Inc.,(sold to Google, Inc.), Fredearator Inc., Worldwide Biggies, and the Epix premium television network
  • Member of the New York Bar, lives in NYC

Gregg Bernard

Gregg Bernard
Executive Advisor, Corporate Development

  • Executive leader with 15+ years of experience in the digital media & entertainment industries
  • Currently Senior VP of Business Development at First Look Media
  • Previously Senior VP of Business Development at Vimeo; Head of Business Development at Sony Corporation of America; Business Manager at MTV Networks
  • Education: NYU (MBA in International Business & Finance). Syracuse University Newhouse School (BS in Television, Radio & Film Management)