Bernard is Co-founder & CEO of Vidquik, a new web conferencing & sales solutions platform. He was previously a Managing Director at the Lunsford Group, which is a private investment firm with holdings in real estate, healthcare and other industries. Bernard was Co-founder & VP of Business Development of GoingOn Networks, a social media platform for companies, and also led their product development where BusinessWeek recognized them in their "Best of the Web" list. Previously, Bernard was a Director at iRG, a leading boutique investment bank in Asia, where he focused on TMT companies.
Bernard co-founded a couple of other startups, raised over $50 million in venture capital, and enjoys helping other entrepreneurs as much as possible. He serves as a mentor to MuckerLab, a startup accelerator in LA. He is a frequent guest writer to various technology journals, such as VentureBeat, Mashable, TechCrunch, and ReadWriteWeb, and has been published in The New York Times, The Washington Post, and other publications. Bernard has spoke and lectured about startups and entrepreneurship at Stanford University, American Chamber of Commerce in Korea and other organizations. He completed a post-graduate fellowship with the Coro Foundation. He received his MPA in Telecom and New Media Policy from Columbia University and a BA in English and Psychology from the University of Wisconsin-Madison.