UBIQUITY Broadcasting Corp., a digital lifestyle and media company, has named Craig Cooper to its Board of Advisors. Most recently, Cooper was Head of Venture Capital and Digital Media at Saban Capital, the investment group headed by media entrepreneur Haim Saban. He was also a co-founder of Boost Mobile USA and founding partner of the Softbank Capital Technology Fund.
UBIQUITY Broadcasting Corporation, a leading digital lifestyle and media company, today announced that Craig Cooper has joined the Company’s Board of Advisors.
Craig was most recently the Head of Venture Capital and Digital Media at Saban Capital, the investment group headed by media entrepreneur Haim Saban. He was also a co-founder of Boost Mobile USA and a founding partner of the Softbank Capital Technology Fund. He is currently the CEO of CooperativeHealth, a digital media company focusing on the health and wellness sector.
“We are pleased to have him as a part of our advisory board,” said Ubiquity’s CEO Chris Carmichael. “He brings valuable industry expertise in addition to his overall business acumen. His marketing and digital media expertise will serve Ubiquity well as we aim to extend our reach through partnerships and continue to drive new, innovative products into the market.”
“Craig’s instincts in technology and related ventures as well as experience with public offerings and M&A transactions make him a valuable addition to our advisory board,” commented Connie Jordan, Senior Vice President of Ubiquity.
“Ubiquity is clearly on the cutting edge in respect of the development of a number of diverse cross-media platforms,” said Cooper. “I am looking forward to helping Chris and the team to carry out the vision for Ubiquity in the future.
Craig’s recent directorships have included YouMail, Next New Networks (acquired by Google), Skydeck, The Learning Annex, PureVideo Networks (GrindTV.com / StupidVideos.com) (Acquired by Wasserman Sports Group), Nellymoser, V-Enable, AmpTech Design, EBT Mobile (China) Ltd, Thumbplay and Insider Pages (acquired by Citysearch). He is also the Chairman and Founder of The Prostate Cancer Institute, Jomo Nutrition and CooperativeHealth and a Contributing Expert on Men’s Health, Lifestyle, Exercise and Nutrition to The Huffington Post. He was also a founding director of EBT Mobile (China) LTD, the largest mobile phone retailer in Eastern China and China Mobiles No.1 authorized reseller of mobile services. He was the CEO of E-world Technologies Limited (Australia’s largest PDA retail and enterprise software company) and was previously a partner in the largest independent mobile retail distribution company in Australia.
Craig was also a personal advisor to Tony Robbins and The Anthony Robbins Group of Companies on various online and digital projects. According to Tony Robbins, an entrepreneur, author, and Peak Performance strategist, “Craig has built and transformed some of the leading businesses in consumer Internet and digital media. He has a vision for big market opportunities and a passion for living life to the fullest.”
About Ubiquity Broadcasting Corporation (“UBC”): UBC is a leading multimedia company focused on the intersection of broadband and wireless platforms for enhancing the digital lifestyle. With its corporate office in Irvine, CA, UBC develops wireless and other digital applications and intellectual property for tablets, mobile phones and other devices. The company also owns and operates over 30,000 sq feet of best in class studio facilities for Transmedia production as well as the most advanced studio editing facilities available in Orange County, CA. UBC has numerous patents in mobile, video and digital applications including “video compression,” broadband and wireless applications.