Education

Education
  • MA, American/Labor Studies, Rutgers University
  • BA in Philosophy-Sociology (honors), City College of New York

Professional Experience

Professional experience

  • 2007-present: David Rosen Consultants
    Business development & marketing services.
  • 2005-2008:  ComCam International
    West Chester, PA — Vice President, Corporate Development; wireless video service provider; IPO in Q-3 2009.
  • 1993-1999, 2002-2005:  Praxis Media
    San Francisco, CA — Co-Founder & Managing Director; consulting firm.
  • 1999-2002:  AVS/MuSE Technologies
    Albuquerque, NM and Boston, MA — Vice President, Marketing & Business Development; CAD and online software tools supplier; IPO Q-2 2002.
  • 1989-1992:  Commodore International
    New York, USA and Frankfurt, Germany — Director, International Marketing; launched first CD-ROM system.

Publications

Publications

  • Sex Scandal America:  Politics & the Ritual of Public Shaming (Key)
  • Off-Hollywood: The Making & Marketing of Independent Films (Grove Press), expanded from a study originally commissioned by the Sundance Institute and the Independent Feature Project
  • Contributor to AlterNet, CounterPunch, Filmmaker Magazine, MediaChannel, FilmInFocus, Harvard-Neiman Watchdog, Hollywood Reporter, San Francisco Focus and Red Herring online, Z Magazine, Brooklyn Rail, Sexuality and Culture, Eureka Street (Australia) and Counterpoint (India).

 

Board of Director & Advisor

Board of Director & Advisor

  • Independent Television Service (ITVS/PBS; Treasurer)
  • Film Arts Foundation (FAF)
  • Video Collection, Museum of Modern Art
  • National Video Resources (Rockefeller Foundation)
  • Benton Foundation
  • Rep. Richard Gephardt