Cristina Dolan

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Industry Internet
Occupation Business Development Consultant
Location New York, New York, United States
Introduction Successful entreprenuer and MIT Media Lab alumnae, Cris has spend the past two decades building and bringing to market products and businesses based on Internet, wireless and other advanced technologies. As an Internet pioneer, she was a senior executive on the founding teams of Hearst and ABC/Disney's intial Internet launches, which included pioneering new streaming technologies from RealNetworks. Cristina also led the SNET UI development of the first generation interactive TV project. She was one of the founders of OneMain, which grew to be the 10th largest ISP after a successful IPO, and was later acquired by Earthlink. Cristina conceived and launched the profitable cornerstone business unit, Geographic Communities, in only five months, negotiating over 30 deals and building out the Internet portals. Cristina's current consulting work focuses on business development and jump starting intitiatives with 'go-to-market' strategies for mobile and Internet. She has worked with VeriSign, Motorola ventures, IBM, GreenStamps Japan, Sector (NYSE Subsidiary), beingmeta and Isabella Partners/Vizit.

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