Business, film, and financial advice come together at this 1-hour power meeting with former Chairman of Marvel Studios, David Maisel.
A former financial advisor who rose to public and professional fame within the film industry, David offers a glimpse into his keen business sense during this energetic meeting. Whether you’re looking for sharp, focused business guidance or a boss’s behind-the-scenes assessment of cinema, this meeting will not disappoint. Boasting an MBA from Harvard Business School and one of the most enviable resumes today, David Maisel is not just ahead of the curve, he is defining it.
Most recently, Maisel was Chairman of Marvel Studios and EVP, Office of the CEO, for Marvel Entertainment. which controls a library of more than 5,000 comic book characters including Spider-Man and X-Men. While at Marvel, he spearheaded the creation of the transformed Marvel Studios, the launch of the Iron Man film franchise. He also served as Executive Producer of Iron Man, The Incredible Hulk, Iron Man 2, Thor and Captain America: The First Avenger. Prior to Marvel, David served in senior positions at William Morris Endeavor, The Walt Disney Company, and Creative Artists Agency. He is a graduate of Duke University and The Harvard Business School.
After selling Marvel Entertainment to The Walt Disney Company for $4 billion, Maisel was looking for his next venture when he literally stumbled upon Rovio’s smash hit, Angry Birds. Maisel recently joined the Finnish game developer as a Special Advisor, where he will spearhead the company’s move into feature films, and will executive produce the Angry Birds film. With over 350 million downloads, “Angry Birds” is the world’s largest mobile app success story and, unofficially, the most seductive game in the history of the universe.
Donated By: David Maisel