Mark has 15 years experience as a serial entrepreneur and has consulted on over $500 million in transactions, focused on specialty services, products, and new technologies. At AllStar Deals, Mark manages the company’s strategy, business relationships, and finances. AllStar Deals is the 5th company that Mark has founded. Mark received his M.B.A. from Hofstra University in 1997.
Matthew's prior business experience focused on marketing, social media strategy, and mobile technologies for Fortune 500 brands. At AllStar Deals, his role concentrates on product development, marketing, and vendor relationships. This is Matt's second start up, after successfully selling his first business (an advertising service for restaurants) in 2009.
Gordan successfully set up his first OS at the age of 14, wrote his first paper on Expert Systems at 16, and founded his first development company at the age of 24. Since 2006, Gordan has worked with many startups to conceptualize innovation, define strategy, and explore new frontiers by way of development.
Ian leads the creative team in planning, designing and developing tailored client experiences in a variety of media. His creative vision drives the company’s direction across multiple channels including website, mobile app, presentations, API layout and overall UX.
Milos manages the logistics, quality, and technology development functions of the company products. His management skills in human resources, information technology, and digital services allows AllStar Deals to effectively develop its vision, strategy, and execute its innovations.
Ryan is the CEO of Platinum Rye Entertainment, the world's largest booker of celebrity talent, models, recording artists, sports figures and other celebrities for ad campaigns and PR events. Ryan has negotiated over one billion dollars in deals for more than 100 companies and his agency's US operation was bought by Omnicom in 2004. Ryan is also a founding partner of NOISE - an online marketing agency focused on engaging young adults as well as MMG - a marketing company specializing in nightlife and event production.
The current CEO and founder of the sports agency, FAME, David Falk is perhaps best known for representing sports icon Michael Jordan along with more than 100 other NBA players. The Sporting News listed David as one of the “100 Most Powerful People in Sports” for 12 years straight and Advertising Age listed him one of the “Top 50 Marketers”. David is a brand guru who has successfully negotiated sponsorship deals with Coca-Cola, Gatorade, McDonald’s, Wheaties, and Hanes among many others. In 2008, he established the David B. Falk Center for Sport Management at Syracuse University.
After graduating from MIT, Matthew began his career as a financial professional working at BlackRock and Salomon Brothers (now Citigroup). Gaining experience in portfolio management, Matthew went on to co-found Element Capital Fund, a fixed income hedge fund. After 3 years, Matthew grew the fund to more than $1.5B in assets. He currently runs Polaris Capital, LLC and serves on the advisory board for several Polaris clients.