Robert Futrell, Adjunct Instructor
An experienced technology entrepreneur and leader in product development, Davin has
led the social, messaging, and advertising product teams at MetroPCS in the launch
of key services. With a background in early phase technology/company analysis and
mobile media, he pulls together a solution that truly gets at the key “pain point.”
With a range of experiences in technology, finance, and strategy positions, he has
worked with major VC firms in Silicon Valley and other locations to explore early
stage start-ups of interest, particularly in the mobile and advertising industry.
A strategist in new product development, wireless user experience, and analysis, Davin
has rolled out advanced data services and increased customer take rates by triple
digits on new products. Builds on a consultant's toolkit to logically think through
the challenges and opportunities of the business situation. Expert negotiator who
creates win-win situations that promote success.
Specialties: Mobile, advertising, telecommunications, partnership negotiations, product
management, entrepreneurship, technology.