Net Neutrality/Internet Economy Podcast Archives

How to Break into a Cybersecurity Career as Quickly as Possible with Alex Kreilein (Ep. 19)

How to Break into a Cybersecurity Career as Quickly as Possible with Alex Kreilein (Ep. 19)

Alex Kreilein is the Managing Partner of SecureSet and over the cybersecurity Accelerator. He engages corporate C-Suites officers, tech luminaries, security researchers, hackers, and academics to develop and implement strategies kickstarting cybersecurity startups. He co-manages a fund associated with the accelerator to brings enormous value to early-stage startups through a focused product development, customer acquisition, and investor engagement strategies. Previously, Alex was a…

How to Grow Your Blog into a Consulting Business with Kristal Taylor (Ep. 19)

How to Grow Your Blog into a Consulting Business with Kristal Taylor (Ep. 19)

Kristal Lauren High co-founded and serves as Editor in Chief of Politic365, an online magazine focused on politics and public policy from a multicultural point of view. She also owns and operates a communications and creative engagement company, Digicon Ventures. Prior to launching Politic365, Kristal developed an expertise in broadband adoption among minority, low-income and underserved populations through her work with the Minority Media and Telecommunications Council and the…

Learn About the Key Policies that Ensure Everyone Can Use the Internet to Succeed with Michael Scurato (Ep. 12)

Learn About the Key Policies that Ensure Everyone Can Use the Internet to Succeed with Michael Scurato (Ep. 12)

Michael Scurato joined the National Hispanic Media Coalition’s (NHMC) Washington, DC policy team in September 2010 when he was hired as a Law Fellow after being accepted into Georgetown Law’s Post-JD Public Service Fellowship Program. While in law school, he represented the public interest in media and telecommunications law issues at the Institute for Public Representation (IPR), one of Georgetown’s renowned legal clinics, first as a summer research assistant and later as a student in the…

Net Neutrality: What’s Next? with Alan Roth (Ep. 11)

Net Neutrality: What’s Next? with Alan Roth (Ep. 11)

Alan J. Roth is USTelecom’s senior executive vice president, where he serves as deputy to President & CEO Walter B. McCormick Jr. in directing the government affairs mission of the association. Roth, a respected government relations professional and well-known Washington veteran, came to USTelecom from his role as a principal in the government affairs firm of Lent Scrivner & Roth LLC. As a former staff director and chief counsel to the House Energy and Commerce Committee, Roth was…

How to be Analytical Without Sacrificing Your Creativity with Casey Rae (Ep.9)

How to be Analytical Without Sacrificing Your Creativity with Casey Rae (Ep.9)

Casey Rae is the Chief Executive Officer of the Future of Music Coalition. He is also a musician, recording engineer, educator and author. Casey regularly speaks on issues such as emerging business models, creators’ rights, technology policy and intellectual property at major conferences, universities and in the media. He has testified before Congress on artist rights and is committed to building bridges across sectors in order to identify possible solutions to common challenges. Casey has…

How Anyone Can Make Money as a Tech Entrepreneur with Jason Llorenz (Ep.8)

How Anyone Can Make Money as a Tech Entrepreneur with Jason Llorenz (Ep.8)

Jason Llorenz is a professor, researcher and advocate with over a decade of federal and state-level policy development, strategic communication, and legal experience. His research interests focus on: • Digital literacy and universal inclusion on the Internet • Telecommunications and Internet policy • Digital and social media in the innovation economy Jason teaches courses in digital communication and policy at the Rutgers University School of Communication and Information. Jason’s …

How to Build 100 Twitter Followers into a Powerhouse Public Affairs Firm with Shana Glickfield (Ep. 5)

How to Build 100 Twitter Followers into a Powerhouse Public Affairs Firm with Shana Glickfield (Ep. 5)

If you are considering or have ever considered starting your own consulting practice in Washington, Shana Glickfield is someone to emulate. Shana is a founding Partner of Beekeeper Group, a DC-based public affairs firm, where she helps a wide array of clients with their communications and advocacy strategies, focusing on websites, social media, and mobile technology for online community building. Prior to launching Beekeeper Group, Shana was the Online Community Director for…

Puerto Rico: Debt to Development with Justin Vélez-Hagan (Ep. 4)

Puerto Rico: Debt to Development with Justin Vélez-Hagan (Ep. 4)

Justin Vélez-Hagan is an economic policy analyst, as well as a policy researcher at the University of Maryland-Baltimore County. He is also the founder of The National Puerto Rican Chamber of Commerce, has served as an adjunct faculty member in economics, and is the author of The Common Sense behind Basic Economics. Previously, Vélez-Hagan worked as an international developer of assisted living facilities. He also founded D.C. Concrete Technologies, which was a frequent guest on HGTV’s Curb…

How to Predict the Future and Write Prolifically with Rob Atkinson (Ep. 3)

How to Predict the Future and Write Prolifically with Rob Atkinson (Ep. 3)

Robert D. Atkinson is Founder and President of the Information Technology and Innovation Foundation (ITIF), a leading think tank in Washington, D.C. As founder and president of the Information Technology and Innovation Foundation (ITIF), Robert D. Atkinson leads a prolific team of policy analysts and fellows that is successfully shaping debate and setting the agenda on a host of critical issues at the intersection of technological innovation and public policy. He is an internationally…