Bryan Biniak is the CEO and founder of ConnectedTravel, a connected vehicle platform and application services company that, together with Honda Innovations, recently launched a first-of-its-kind mobile infotainment, commerce, and rewards platform and the automotive industry’s first consumer application system to gamify the driving and riding experience.
Biniak has more than 25 years of experience within the technology, entertainment and automotive sectors. He most recently served as an EIR at NGP Capital – Nokia Corporation’s venture capital business, where he was an investor in growth stage virtual reality, augmented reality, connected vehicle and IoT companies.
Prior to that, Biniak served as General Manager of DX at Microsoft Corporation. He also served as Global Vice President & General Manager at Nokia Corporation leading its worldwide application and developer ecosystem and store for its feature phones and smart devices.
Biniak’s previous positions also include CEO of interactive TV platform developer Jacked, Senior Vice President & General Manager for Mobile at American Greetings Corporation, Executive Vice President Sales & Marketing Moviso at Vivendi Universal, CEO of China based MusicZone and Vice President of Harmonix Music Systems – developer of Guitar Hero and Rock Band.
Biniak holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in International Relations, Business & Economics from Boston University. He currently serves on the Board of Boston University’s College of Arts & Sciences, the Boy Scouts of America’s Western Council, and most recently, the New Roads School in Los Angeles.