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WORK HISTORY

May 2018 – Current

International MBA Professor, StartUp Mentor and Panelist

IE Business School, Madrid, Spain

Associate professor at MBA, teaching innovation methodologies, process improvement and lean-management practices for early stage entrepreneurs.
Mentor and advisor at Startup Lab for pre-seed phase startups.
Professor at StartUp Lab, Tech Lab and Business Innovation Lab.

Oct 2014 – Current

Adjunct Professor

IPADE, InnovAD

Adjunct Professor at IPADE Business School, InnovAD, helping business transformation through innovation.

May 2017 – Current

Start Up Mentor

Founder Institute Madrid (Spain), Yerevan (Armenia)

StartUp mentor at The Founder Institute, the world’s premier idea-stage accelerator and startup launch program.

Sept 2015 – Current

FOUNDER PARTNER, CEO

Plantie, Inc. USA

Social Network that connects people around common interests.
Part of TechHub/Google Campus and PlugAndPlay. Best Startup of TechHub/Google Campus DemoNight, voted Top 5 Best Apps in Spain.

July 2009 – Dic 2015

FOUNDER,  CEO

Levytation / Mellon Kitchen. Mexico.

Company leader in Creative Technology in the communications industry, telling stories in memorable ways, designing brand spaces, theme parks and theme park attractions, interactive installations for brands and museums, urban furniture and interventions, disruptive and digital marketing and communications platforms. Focused on LBA (Location Based Attractions) to provide a memorable experience for consumers.

Oct 2013 – Dic 2015

FOUNDER PARTNER

TheAppDate Mexico

The App Date is the international benchmark for content creation, research and promotion in the apps world with the main objective to promote the apps culture understanding this phenomenon as a multi-device (internet of things) and multi -disciplinary (for all industries and users) that has transformed our lives.

Oct 2001 – Jul 2009

Executive Creative Director

CIE (Corporación Interamericana de Entretenimiento), Media Innovations, CREA

Director of the event marketing and promotions company of the largest out of home entertainment company in Latin America, direct responsible of Marketing, Trend’s Research, Art, Graphic Design, Industrial Design and Creativity departments designing creative proposals, related to: New Media, Events, Communications, Technology, Location Based Attractions, Promotions, Advertisement, Strategies, Brand Spaces and Activations, Experiences, and Games to private industries as well as state and national government.

Oct 1999 – Sept 2011

Web and Database Developer

New York University

Responsible for the development of the department’s dynamic web platform.

Jul 1997 – Ago 1999

Computer Graphics Analyst

TV Globo

Responsible for the development of Virtual Reality environments and platforms.

EDUCATION

2001

MASTER DEGREE IN Interactive Telecommunications

New York University, Tisch School of The Arts

I studied at the Interactive Telecommunications Program at New York University. A blend of Art and Technology.

1997

Master Degree in Art

PONTIFICAL CATHOLIC UNIVERSITY (PUC), RIO DE JANEIRO

Drop out after first year to join NYU.

1996

Computer Engineering

PONTIFICAL CATHOLIC UNIVERSITY (PUC), RIO DE JANEIRO

Computer Engineering is a mix of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science.

CV Upon Request

Interests

Social Impact

Education

Entrepreneurship

Entertainment

Design

Innovation

Art

Technology

Interactive Installations

Marketing

TESTIMONIALS

Edmundo Vallejo Venegas

Former CEO / President GE Latin America

Thanks to the design and leadership of the workshop of his creation, and now a critical part of the innovAD executive program at Ipade Business School in Mexico, Beto Levy made possible to balance, very successfully, a tough combination: creativity, experimenting, learning, reflecting, team work, competitive spirit, and fun, all at the same time!

Gary Morgan

Chemist / Freelancer

He was a great co-worker and a friend. I would’t be where i am without his support.

Jason Wilson

Lab Geek / Miami Metro

He is ok. I don’t really know him. He looks nice.