Gus Balbontin, Former Executive Director and CTO of Lonely Planet. Entrepreneur. Business Speaker.
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About Gus Balbontin
Gus Balbontin is the former Executive Director and CTO of Lonely Planet. He lead a large global restructure that put Lonely Planet financially back on track and positioned the company to tackle further disruption and digital transformation.
Balbontin is involved in the start up scene as a founder, investor and advisor. He currently runs a small boutique Design and Innovation agency called Roshambo and is the Entrepreneur in Residence at Victoria University which keeps him close to large public corporate challenges as well as small business puzzles.
Starting in the late 90’s and continuing for over a decade, TV – Music – Movies – Newspapers – Magazines – Books and other Media Industry players endured a level of disruption and change that had not been seen since the industrial revolution a few centuries earlier. It’s very likely that your industry and business is muscling through similar challenges right now.
Let Balbontin take you behind the scenes to understand what companies did right and wrong during these decades of unparalleled change. The lessons he shares can be applied to all modern business and individuals facing the digital revolution and the relentless pace of technology.
Balbontin is candid and full of energy. He will make you laugh hard and equally think deeply about the puzzles of running a business, irrespective of size, in our current ever changing world. His common sense will disarm you and his practical approach will get you moving on Monday first thing!
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