John Hallman

John Hallman

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An accomplished senior executive with extensive experience in strategic partnerships, business development, intellectual property, and technology licensing/sales. Known for discovering and commercializing emerging and innovative technologies and businesses in the consumer electronics, media/entertainment, and cloud technology industries. Enjoys providing executive mentorship to startup companies and C-level executives through all phases of development and commercial product launch. 

Currently advising a roster of technology startups in the US and providing mentorship, as an adjunct faculty member to the IDEABOOST accelerator program at the Canadian Film Centre, to some of Canada's brightest tech minds and innovators.

Co-Founder and Treasurer of the The Best Practices Laboratory for Windows Media - a non-profit technology education facility designed to showcase emerging file-based production and distribution workflows for the Hollywood Studio and post-production communities.