18th and 19th October 2017

Beijing, China

Robert Proctor

Position: CEO, Audio Boom

Robert is CEO of audioBoom - the leading mobile, web and connected device platform for the very best spoken-word content in news, current affairs, business, entertainment and sports. audioBoom now hosts many of the world’s largest broadcasters helping them pivot into the digital space. Partners include the BBC, Al Jazeera, News Corp and Bloomberg.

 

Prior to joining audioBoom in September 2012, Rob was COO of US Social Media platform Reality Digital, Inc. where he worked closely with YouTube. He was also Senior Vice-President International for Adify Corporation, a US provider of online advertising networks to companies such as Disney, The Guardian and Thomson Reuters. From 1996 to 2001, he was founder and CEO at Simply Internet Limited which he grew to be one of the world’s largest public internet access companies employing over 700 people.