30 year veteran of Media & Entertainment industry, founder SkyWi (wireless broadband), Digipix Editorial and WAM!NET M&E. Entrepreneur mentor, guerrilla startup executive and general all around execution advisor (not the killing kind).
Thirty plus years in this industry, with hands on expertise in postproduction, digital media, production workflow and managing the day-to-day business, i.e. branding, marketing, sales, operations, administration, hiring and personnel development, etc.
Seven times entrepreneur, learned the hard way what not to do, have succeeded and failed, sometimes you learn more from one failure than all of the other successes put together. Get right to the heart of the process in managing the proper steps in the right sequence, maximizing, time, money and resources.
Don is a high energy, highly motivated individual with great insight on entertainment and communication technologies. He continuesly strives for perfection. He manages both big picture thinking while never losing sight of detail.
Don was highly active developing the MAM strategies for WamNet while at the same time proactively developing and supporting a wide range of a business development deals. Don has high integrity and is an innovative and successful out-of-the box thinker with great business acumen.
He is a highly motivated intelligent business development force within the Media & Entertainment Industry.
I enjoyed working with Don Levy immensely on a very large complex assignment for his deliverable to his client at WAM!NET.
I would recommend Don Levy for any business development under taking. He allows others to shine and share in the wealth and experience gained from the process.
As a newcomer to the company and the high tech industry Don's encouragement and mentorship were invaluable to me both personally and professionally. Don has always had keen insight and tremendous vision with regards to where the media industry is going at a macro level and what it will take for change to occur at ground level. Above all, Don shows tremendous respect for those around him.
Don agressively pursued many business opportunities at WamNet! He worked hard to help our two organizations meet their business objectives.
Don helped my project get moving. He proved to be resourceful and very responsive to my company's needs.
Don is optimistic and always focused on success. While working with Don I was impressed with his level of commitment and enthusiasm. Don is great to work with and very approachable regarding any business matters. A true Entrepreneur.
Don is a skilled and enthusiastic entrepeneur with extensive experience in high technology businesses, including telecoms, media and entertainment, and enterprise software. He has an excellent grasp of technology and finance and is well connected within the industries he serves.
Don Levy...SkiWi...Purely amazed at the ingenuity and drive of this individual. Non-stop, Cooperative in business, and able to accelerate business and people to levels not seen since Steve Jobs came back to Apple Computer. I fully support everything Don does and highly recommend his business and advice should people need it.
I have know Don Levy since October 2004. Since that time I have watch his progress with his project SkyWi. Don is one of the most savvy business people I have had the pleasure to meet. His strategic business vision is 2nd to none and more importantly his actions make sense and increase shareholder value.
I enjoyed working with and for Don on his start up company at SkyWi, Inc. I look forward to many fruitful years together in building this venture.
I would recommend Don Levy to CEO of any venture within the Media & Entertainment industries..