jan blakborn

Cypress, Texas

Managing Partner / CEO - USA & Latin America, Maximum Ventures & Maximum Entertainment

Experience at:
Roamler Latino SpA, OD Media USA, Simple Audio / Corsair Inc

I am happy to answer questions about a job, research product, etc. with a 15-minute phone call or emailed response

I’m interested in mentoring people from:

    Ask Me About

    Category and P&L Management
    Consumer Electronics
    Digital Home
    DJ / Music Entertainment
    E-commerce
    Go To Market Strategies
    Latin America Markets
    Online Media
    Software As A Service
    United States CE Market

    People I've Reported To

    People I've Worked With

    People Who've Reported to Me

    Where I've Worked
    M

    Jun 2012 – Present

    Managing Partner / CEO - USA & Latin America

    Maximum Ventures & Maximum Entertainment
    R

    Jan 2012 – Jan 2016

    Board Member, International Expansion

    Roamler Latino SpA
    O

    Jan 2013 – Jan 2015

    Board Member - USA, Brazil

    OD Media USA
    S

    May 2013 – Mar 2014

    Director of Sales - Digital Audio - USA & Asia

    Simple Audio / Corsair Inc

    Dec 2010 – Apr 2013

    Regional Director - Latin America

    Sonos Inc
    M

    May 2008 – Mar 2013

    Founder, Investor, CEO

    Maximum TV Inc

    May 2002 – Nov 2010

    Various Management Roles - USA, Latin America

    Hewlett-Packard

    Jul 1999 – Apr 2002

    Various Management Roles - Latin America

    Compaq Computer Corporation
    P

    Jul 1997 – Jun 1999

    Various Management Roles

    Philips Consumer Electronics - USA & Global
    P

    Jun 1994 – Jun 1997

    Latin America Category Management Role

    Philips Consumer Electronics - Brazil
    P

    Jun 1990 – May 1994

    Various Management Roles

    Philips Consumer Electronics - Europe
    N

    Apr 2014 – Jan 2015

    Executive Director Strategic Sales - Latin America

    Nortek Inc
    Where I've Studied

    1990

    Masters, Business Economics

    Erasmus University

    1988

    Masters, MBA Exchange Program

    Michigan State University

    1985

    Bachelors, Marketing Manager

    Dutch Marketing Institute (NIMA)

    BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT | EXPORT SALES | CONSULTING | SPEAKER | TECHNOLOGY | ENTERTAINMENT

    Hands-on bizdev executive with 25+ years experience in technology, and entertainment, across the Americas. Recognized for creating productive business partnerships. Broad experience in P&L and category management. Fluent in 4 languages.

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    Maximum Ventures & Maximum Entertainment

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