TimePlay is an award winning technology media company specializing in operating a unique multi- player interactive platform in Cinemas, Arenas and other venues worldwide as well as producing interactive content for its platform. The company’s platform and content delivers engaging social interactive experiences through mobile phones, which interact with a second screen. Our products are in multiple venues and provide the best performing interactive content to millions of consumers.
Meet the Team
Jon raised more than $120 million to grow the business as a start up to over 50 locations and over 1000 employees. He formed partnerships with Sega Japan, Viacom’s Famous Players cinemas, IMAX Corporation and several NBA and NHL teams, among others. His shareholders included Sega of Japan, GameWorks (whose shareholders were Universal and DreamWorks).
Steven was also acting CTO at Participant Media / Takepart.com. PM is a Hollywood studio that produces such movies as The Help, Good Night and Good Luck, Inconvenient Truth, and Lincoln.
Current Tv, Al Gore’s news and information source, tapped Steven as CTO to build and operate its first of a kind IP broadcast facility with outlets in the US, UK, Ireland and Italy.
As Vice President of Technology at Time Warner, Mr Blumenfeld had responsibilities for media technologies and technical due diligence for investments
As Chief Technology Officer of AOL’s Spinner and Nullsoft (Winamp/SHOUTcast) division. He was integral in the success of both Streaming and Download operations and increasing the user base from 20 million to approx 60 million.
As Vice President of Technology at GTE ( now Verizon), he created 1st of a kind interactive multimedia post production facilities, started the first MPEG service bureau and was also responsible for private high speed global interconnect services to the Entertainment Industry, Online Multiplayer Game development group, and lead for various Americast initiatives (GTE, BellSouth, SBC, Ameritech, SNET, Disney Joint Venture).
Mr. Séguin has been the CFO public companies WellPoint Systems (TSXV.WPS), Certicom Corp (TSX.CIC, Nasdaq.CERT), Promis Systems (TSX.PSW) and Infocast Corporation (NYOTCBB). More recently, Mr. Séguin was CFO of SeaWell Networks, a VC backed late stage start-up, until sold to Arris Group in April 2014.
During his tenure at these various companies, Mr. Séguin was a business partner to profitably grow the business’ operations, and successfully carried out several rounds of public and private financing. In doing so, Mr. Séguin developed a solid positive relationship with the investment community and developed a strong working relationship with senior management and Boards of Directors to foster a more effective and efficient board/management relationship.
Mr. Séguin is a Certified Public Accountant, Certified Management Accountant and a Certified General Accountant.
Aaron joined TimePlay in 2006 as Vice President of Marketing and Business Development. In his role as Vice President of Marketing, Aaron oversees all aspects of consumer interactions, working closely with developers, venue operators and brand partners to create content and programs that deliver the optimal experience.
John has extensive experience in creating custom interactive experiences for brands and oversaw the launch of the the TimePlay Preshow platform where he created original games for Ford, Toyota, Mazda, McDonalds, Canon and many others. He works closely with our studio partners and oversaw the creation of the world’s first interactive movie trailer for Lionsgate. He also designed and created TimePlay’s live Deal or No Deal interactive show for the cruise ship industry.
Rick’s love affair with technology then led him to co-founding an educational software company where he was the creative force behind several highly-successful lines of children’s software. Having received a total of over 190 national and international awards for his design excellence and business acumen, including the prestigious New York Festivals World Gold all categories and a nomination for a British Academy Award. At its peak his company was distributing over a hundred products to retail and had formed a licensing and distribution network that covered over 40 countries.
On the technology side Rick has over the years found himself overseeing the development of a game engine, e-commerce sites, mobile and social platforms and every so often actually coding a game.
Rick brings to TimePlay in his role as Director of Product Development an extensive amount of management, technology, creative and marketing savvy.
Camhe holds a Masters Degree in Film from the Tisch School of the Arts at N.Y.U. and a Bachelors Degree from Trinity College.