Jim Brown is the Vice President, Business Development for Admeris Payment Systems, a Toronto based M-Commerce payment processor, responsible for the strategy and development of sales, channel, and distribution partnerships. Most recently, Jim was the Managing Director, Americas, of Silverback Media Corp. (aka Adenyo), a global e-marketing company with operations in Toronto, Paris, London, Miami and Los Angeles. He was responsible for the strategic direction and tactical execution of Silverback’s mobile marketing initiatives in North America.
Jim has worked in management positions at leading telecommunications companies including Rogers AT&T Wireless, Bell Canada and Bell Mobility. Mr. Brown was also co-founder and Director of Voice Courier Mobile Inc. (VoCoMo), one of Canada’s leading mobile application and aggregation companies, purchased by FMG Inc.
In 2005, Jim co-founded the Toronto chapter of MobileMonday, a global, mobile-industry-focused association fostering the growth of the wireless industry through the sharing of ideas, best practices and trends. MobileMonday Toronto is now the largest mobile networking group in Canada. Jim has a MSc (Telecommunications) from Syracuse University, as well as completing numerous advanced academic and communication industry executive development programs.