Located in Silicon Valley, Marc Naddell is the Chairman of the Board for the Developer Program Management Association (dpmassoc.org), which serves professionals and companies that create partner, alliance and developer community programs globally.
Marc is a pioneer in building ecosystems, promoting and supporting platforms, and creating valued communities of developers and partners. .
Marc Naddell, is the founder and President of ROCS. Which stands for Results Oriented Consulting Services (www.ROCSglobal.com) which drives ecosystem impact for companies targeting developers & partners.
Marc served as corporate spokesperson, lead evangelist and executive responsible for company ecosystems for industry leaders like MediaTek, NAVTEQ (now HERE), Nokia and Motorola. He currently sits on the board of selected start-ups, providing guidance, participating in strategy development and providing executive coaching to accelerate their commercial results and funding.
Marc has 20 U.S patents and he speaks English, French, and German fluently, and conversational in Chinese mandarin. He has business experience with customers in over 50 countries, conducting business, generating market awareness for products and building partnerships.
Marc has MBA from the University of Chicago, with undergraduate degrees from Florida Atlantic University.