Paul Kent, is a 30 year veteran of the Apple market. Paul was general manager of Macworld Expo for nearly 2 decades and hosted the reknown Mactivity series of technical conferences. He has produced many of the tech industry’s groundbreaking events including Macworld Expo, QuickTime Live!, MacIT, Interop, InteropDotCom, Mactivity, Mactivity/Web, Mactivity/CEO, Voice on the Net (VON), MoNage, ProgrammableWorld, Search, SOCKSDevCon, and The Mac Networkers Retreat.
In 1998 Dave Hamilton co-founded The Mac Observer, one of the leading – and now longest-running – daily info sites for the Apple community. Dave is also President and co-founder of BackBeat Media, a publisher service agency representing the advertising and operations activities of many top-tier websites and podcasts, helping them to grow their businesses. Additionally, Dave is the publisher and co-host of The Mac Geek Gab Podcast, launched in 2005 and one of the top Apple podcasts in the market today.