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TransMedia, Glide OS

Reducing Friction Between Incompatible Devices and Cloud Services

  • Stage Full Product Ready
  • Industry Internet / Web Services
  • Location New York City, NY, USA
  • Currency USD
  • Founded February 2005
  • Employees 7
  • Website

Company Summary

Glide is an award winning cloud platform for consumers that creates integration, security and compatibility between Windows 8, Google Android and Apple iOS devices and leading cloud services for instant mobile access, editing, sharing and publishing of files and web content to leading social networks. Glide is designed to reduce data fragmentation and friction between incompatible devices and cloud services facilitating consumer choice.


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    Donald Leka
    Founder, Chairman & Ceo

    Mr. Donald Leka is the Founder of TransMedia, creator of the industry leading and award winning cloud-computing platform, the Glide OS. Mr. Leka provides the vision and direction for the development of the Glide OS. The current HTML5 version, Glide OS 4.0, was presented by Mr. Leka at the Harvard University Cyberposium 16 Technology Conference.
    BA, International Relations, American University
    MBA, Business Administration, American University

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    Alec Gramont
    SVP Business Development

    Alec Gramont SVP Business Development. BA, American University, MBA, George Washington University

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    Marcus Farny
    Chief Financial Officer

    Marcus Farny is Chief Financial Officer (CFO) of TransMedia. Strong Financial Background - Oppenheimer & Fahnestock.

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    David Schwartz
    SVP Strategic Partnerships

    David Schwartz SVP Strategic Partnerships - responsible for implementing TransMedia's distribution strategy.

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    Drew De Risi
    SVP Strategy

    Experienced entrepreneur in technology and finance.

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    Leonard Kriss
    General Counsel & SVP

    Mr. Kriss is General Counsel and SVP. He was a practicing corporate attorney and partner in the law firm Jones Day.


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    Leonard Kriss

Previous Investors

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    Hal Vogel, Merrill Lynch
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    William Schreier, BMO