Our Team

Stephen Saber

Principal
Stephen Saber Stephen Saber is the CEO of New Marketing Labs. Prior to that Stephen served as President and Director of Exgenex, a full services event and lead management organization providing technology tools and solutions to the event industry, since its inception in 1993. Before launching Exgenex, Stephen served as a managing director at Cambridge Technology Partners, a pre-IPO IT Services organization where he sold and managed multi-million dollar software development projects to re-engineer businesses through innovative uses of technology.

Stephen is also a managing director in several conference and education programs with a focus on K-12 Education, Content Management Technologies, Compliance Solutions, and Communications Strategies.

During his career, Stephen has developed seminars and lectures produced globally for senior IT executives. These programs focused on business remodeling and reengineering as a technique to redefine business processes and implement new technologies. He has spoken in Tokyo, Singapore, and throughout the United States on the topic.

Stephen is currently a guest lecturer at Babson College in the entrepreneurship program speaking to both undergraduate and graduate programs on

Stephen received his M.B.A. and B.A. from Harvard University.

Connect with Stephen
Email ssaber [at] newmarketinglabs [dot] com
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Twitter @stephensaber
LinkedIn in/ssaber

Chris Brogan

Entrepreneur in Residence
Chris Brogan Chris Brogan consults and speaks professionally with Fortune 100 and 500 companies like PepsiCo, General Motors, Microsoft, and more, on the future of business communications, and social software technologies. He is a New York Times bestselling co-author of Trust Agents, and a featured monthly columnist at Entrepreneur Magazine. Chris's blog, chrisbrogan.com, is in the Top 5 of the Advertising Age Power150. He has over 11 years experience in online community, social media, and related technologies.

Chris is President of New Marketing Labs, a new media marketing agency serving primarily Fortune 100 and 500 clients, and president of Human Business Works, an online education and community company for small businesses and solo entrepreneurs.

He has 16 years of enterprise telecommunications and wireless experience prior to all this.

Connect with Chris
email chris [at] chrisbrogan [dot] com
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Twitter @chrisbrogan
Facebook dotchrisbrogan
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Jason Chudnofsky

Chairman, Advisory Board
Jason Chudnofsky For over two decades Jason Chudnofsky has been at the core of the ever-expanding technology events business launching flagship trade shows and expositions in venues across North and South America, Europe, Asia, Africa and the Pacific Rim.

In July 1988, Chudnofsky was named President of the Trade Show Division for the Interface Group (owner of Comdex). Later when Interface was acquired by Softbank Corporation of Japan, Jason became President and CEO of Softbank Comdex, Inc. and continued these roles when ZD Events and Key3Media Events acquired the assets of Comdex. Under his leadership these companies developed an irrefutable reputation for bringing together the “buyers and sellers” of the internet in terms of community development, content exchange and global commerce. Under his leadership, Chudnofsky was directly responsible for the leading Business to Business event brands in technology including: Comdex Fall, Networld +Interop, Seybold Seminars, Java One, Windows World and in 1995 and 1996 Pulver Media’s VON Expositions.

From 1990 to 1995 while President of the Interface Group and leading Comdex Events World Wide, Jason was also President and COO of the Sands Expo and Convention Center in Las Vegas, the largest privately-owned exposition center in the United States.

Among Chudnofsky’s accolades he has been named one of the 50 most Influential People in High Tech by Multi Media Magazine and has been deemed one of the 25 Most Influential People in the Meeting Industry by Meeting New Magazine. He has also been recognized for his leadership in the exposition industry by serving as Chairman of the Society of Independent Show Organizers (SISO), and trustee of the International Association of Exposition Managers (IAEM).

Over the course of his career Chudnofsky has served on the Boards of Directors for a wide variety of business and philanthropic entities including: Folio Exhibits, Inc., Tech Corps, SOFTBANK Japan, Inc., Ziff Davis, Inc., Key3Media Group, Quantum Clicks, Logo Wire, Hook Media, Pulver Media, Next Step Technology, Saigel Productions, Visiting Nurses Association, The Jewish Community Centers of Greater Boston, Hebrew College, Combined Jewish Philanthropy, the Anti-Defamation League, the Museum of Science and the Foundation for Jewish Camp. He is presently Chairman of the Advisory Boards of CrossTech Partners and World Publication Group.

Chudnofsky is a nationally known sales and management training consultant, and prior to joining the Interface Group in 1987 he was the entrepreneurial owner of World Wide Unlimited, a publisher and trade and consumer exposition producer.

Connect with Jason
email jchudnofsky [at] crosstechpartners [dot] com
LinkedIn in/Jason/Chudnofsky

Nick Saber

Principal
Nick Saber Nick serves as President of CrossTech Media, LLC, managing over 30 events in the technology space

Providing technology and systems solutions to corporations and associations.

Nick also served as COO of Exgenex since its inception in 1993. Exgenex has grown into the leading provider of technology solutions to the trade show industry.

Served as a managing consultant at Coopers and Lybrand, where he sold and managed IT Systems, IS projects, and Business Reengineering projects for Fortune 1000 companies. Those companies include Allmerica Financial, AMGEN Inc. and IBM.


Connect with Nick
email nsaber [at] crosstechmedia [dot] com
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Twitter @nicksaber
Facebook nicksaber
LinkedIn in/nicksaber

Portfolio Companies

Below is a sampling of the companies that have been a part of the CrossTech Ventures organization.

Clintara
The Pulse Network
CrossTech Forums
CrossTech Partners
CrossTech Media
New Marketing Labs
KMS Media Partners
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