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John Walber

John Walber

John Walber is Executive Producer of LearningTimes, and Chief Executive Officer of LearningTimes, LLC.

John has a diverse background in high-tech management and operations.

Prior to LearningTimes, John served four years as Chief Operating Officer of HorizonLive where he oversaw all aspects of the start-up e-learning platform company, including Product Strategy, Software Development, Sales, Marketing, Business Development, Customer Support, and Finance. Reporting to a Board of Directors consisting of venture capital investors, he Initiated and implemented strategic relationships and integration efforts with on-line content providers, publishers, learning management systems, value added resellers, and distributors in the United States, Israel, Canada, and Singapore. Key Clients included: Allstate, Boeing, Chase, Charles Schwab, Ernst & Young, Compaq, Intel, NASA, and over 150 colleges and universities including Strayer University, Temple, MIT, CSU Chico, Columbia University, Lehigh and Princeton.

As President of SpeedUs.com, he built the first super high-speed wireless Internet service in New York City. John led the team that raised $40 million in a 1996 IPO, and represented the firm to shareholders and investors. As VP Telco Sales and Program Management at General Instrument, he developed the team that provided cable TV/modem hardware and support services to Regional Bell Operating Companies and GTE. Prior to GI, John was General Manager for Continental Cablevision operating cable systems in six communities on the South Shore of Massachusetts.

John also has extensive experience as a television producer. He developed the first educational programming for the City of Boston's Municipal Cable TV Channel, produced live and on-demand events for Boston Public Libraries, Massachusetts Department of Corrections, and the Commission on Affairs of the Elderly, where he was the executive producer of ElderUpdate, a weekly TV news magazine for Seasoned Citizens, and long-term care providers.

John currently serves on the Editorial Board of The Technology Source, and the Technical Advisory Board of The Employment Channel, which produces Career Management Television programming seen on PBS affiliates in New Jersey and New York.

 


Executive Producers
Jonathan Finkelstein
John Walber
Editorial Board
Hope Kandel
Amanda Antico-Majkowski
Farimah Schuerman
Paul Stacey
 
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