damon-wildDamon Oldcorn is Founder at Oldcorn & Oldcorn LLP where his work sees him take on roles as a Board Advisor, Non-Exec Director, Chairman and Interim Exec Director to Scaleups in Emerging Technology. The experience he has gained over twenty years as a Founder/CEO of London and Silicon Valley-based start-ups such as PhoneMe and Zebtab (ManUtd Desktop) equips him to accelerate access, scaleup and maximise opportunity in challenging emerging markets. 

Damon Founded PhoneMe the first Global Internet-enabled Toll-Free Telephony service (Web Callback). As CEO he managed cross-functional teams in London, Silicon Valley and Boston that delivered the highest level of sales and customer service in this market to major accounts globally such as HP, Compaq, Dell, Sun Microsystems, Orange, Virgin Atlantic, Financial Times and NatWest. Damon raised $5m in venture funding to scale the PhoneMe service. PhoneMe through innovative strategic and tactical marketing was the market-leading brand for Web Callback which eventually led to a Silicon Valley exit.

Damon was Founder/CEO at Zebtab (ManUtd desktop) that built the first aggregated widget platform internationally for sports and news media, NicheGnat that championed web conferencing in Europe and Interim Edge the UK’s first virtual management company focused on the Technology sector.

Prior to his entrepreneurial career, he was with ITT Inc & STC PLC as their top UK salesperson for telecommunications in the “Square Mile” / City of London. He went on to launch Chernikeeff Telecommunications as Head of Sales and Marketing and constructed profitable turnarounds at both Norbain Electronics PLC & Tandon UK PLC in the personal computer markets as Sales and Marketing Director.

Damon was awarded a Masters Degree in International Business by the University of Bristol. This full-time two-year course had a heavy US business bias with extensive study periods at Harvard, MIT and UC Berkeley.
Contact: damonoldcorn@gmail.com

Mob/Cell: +44 (0) 782 759 2107

Info: http://uk.linkedin.com/in/damonoldcorn

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