The Authors

Robert Marcus

Robert Marcus is the Chairman and CEO of QuantumWave Capital, a technology, media and telecommunications investment banking boutique specializing in the mobile internet.

The architect of Microsoft’s early mobile internet strategy and solutions, he spent nearly a decade as a senior manager at the company’s Redmond headquarters, most recently as a director on the M&A team.

He also built a public company to a half-billion dollar valuation, co-founded three successful start-ups, and led a turnaround, generating two IPOs.

Also by the same author:

Collective Knowledge, Intranets, Productivity and the Promise of the Knowledge Workplace

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Collins Hemingway

Best known for partnering with Microsoft’s Bill Gates to co-author the #1 best-selling book Business @ the Speed of Thought, Collins Hemingway is a tech sector expert.

He has founded and worked for startups, and served as a director in Microsoft’s fastest-growing division.

A marketing and business consultant, Collins has written books on retail branding and strategy, on ethical and leadership principles, and on cognitive fitness—how to keep the brain healthy and the mind active throughout life.

He lectures regularly on leadership and the future of technology.

Also by the same author:

Business @ the Speed of Thought : Using a Digital Nervous System
Maximum Brainpower: Challenging the Brain for Health and Wisdom
What Happy Companies Know: How the New Science of Happiness Can Change Your Company for the Better
Built for Growth: Expanding Your Business Around the Corner or Across the Globe

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collins.hemingway@fifthwavebook.com

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