Shout out for the Speakers at SXSW


March 8th is the day and Austin, Texas the place for “Doing Business in the USA”. We have partnered with SXSW to hold a masterclass for Founders, CEOs and C-level executives planning to enter or expand their business in North America.

Today we have the pleasure of announcing some of our fantastic speakers: Toby Daniels, Aziz Gilani and Jessica Butcher.

Tickets are available here.

Toby Daniels

Toby Daniels

Toby is the co-founder and CEO of New York Based Crowdcentric.

Crowdcentric helps the world’s greatest people and organisations become more connected through collaboration.

Crowdcentric owns and operates Social Media Week, the world's largest event exploring the social, cultural and economic impact of social media and technology.

Crowdcentric recently launched The School of Emerging Media & Technology, an education marketplace connecting leaders and experts with individuals seeking skills and knowledge.

Aziz Gilani

Aziz GilaniAziz is a recognised expert, quoted in several publications including The Wall Street Journal, The New York Times, and BusinessWeek.

Aziz has spent the past 15 years focused on software and the internet.

Prior to joining Mercury Fund, Aziz was a Senior Engagement Leader with Infosys Consulting, a founding executive at ABB Performance Services, a Senior Consultant at Cap Gemini Ernst & Young, and an Analyst at Lotus Development Corp.  

Aziz received his BBA from the University of Texas where he was a TILF Scholar, and his MBA from Northwestern University where he was an FC Austin Scholar.

Jessica Butcher

Jessica ButcherJessica is an entrepreneurial business leader and experienced marketing professional within fast-growth environments.

Most notably she oversaw BD, EMEA at and was Head of Partnerships at

At Blippar she oversees the international expansion of the brand, consumer marketing decisions and partner acquisition of global super brands.

She led Blippar to victory in a number of start-up competitions including ‘Best of Le Web, London 2012', 'Top 100' 2011 & 2012 and Best AR browser 2012 (AR Awards).

Named one of Fortune Magazine's “Top 10 Most Powerful Women Entrepreneurs” of 2012.

Winner of the Iris Award (Tech) at the Natwest EveryWoman Awards.

That's enough speaker excitement for one day. Watch this space for more awesome announcements to come. Tickets are available for only $129. Group discounts are available - please helpatchinwag [dot] com (contact us) for details. You MUST be a SXSW Interactive, Film, Music, Gold or Platinum registrant to attend the "Doing Business in the USA" summit.

For more information and to get your ticket click here.