As principal and founder of ÜberStrategist, a boutique consultancy based in the Greater NYC Area, Mario serves as ad hoc executive and advises startups, entertainment companies and technology firms in matters of public relations, marketing, go-to-market strategy, fundraising and assists them in establishing strategic partnerships. Always entrepreneurial, Mario has successfully launched two companies and assisted several others in launching or re-launching. He has written hundreds of articles on technology, entertainment and small business, contributing frequently to SmallBizTechnology.com. He holds a B.S. in Computer Science and an MBA in Marketing. Mario also served honorably in the U.S. Army Judge Advocate General’s Corps and has a soft-spot for veteran-owned businesses and causes supporting our men and women in uniform. You can follow his musings on Twitter at @uberstrategist and @spindoctormario.