Christopher Hubert /Managing Partner /Design & Programming
As a son of an Air Force Colonel, Chris Hubert moved around the United States and was exposed to many different regions and cities, all of which helped build his love for art and design. After graduating from the Art Institute of Dallas, Chris moved to Florida where he started an Internet technology company with Abdul Muhammad, handling Creative Director duties. With over 200 online projects and 10+ years of experience on his resume, he expanded his skill set to include programming, excelling in Flash and server-side scripting. The melding of his design background with his passion for making designs “work” via interactive programming, Chris has a full understanding the tools and technologies required to execute a successful online and social media campaign. Chris currently lives in Miami Beach with his wife and son.
Stefan Kosel /Managing Partner /Production & Development
Stefan Kosel is a digital media veteran with over 14 years of interactive multimedia development experience.
Born, raised and educated in Germany, he studied Graphic and New Media Design for several years in Hamburg and at the Art Institute of Southern California, Los Angeles. Since the infancy of the Web, Stefan has been working as a Creative Director and Programmer on a variety of award-winning multimedia projects.
Stefan has developed high-profile Internet and CD-ROM projects such as Paramount Pictures’ ‘Star Trek’ Enhanced CD series, Sony’s ‘Godzilla’ website, and Disney’s ‘A Bugs Life’ website. Additionally, Stefan has been involved in the conception and development of several startup tech-companies and owns a multimedia development studio, Plus Media Interactive.
As a founding partner, his /Slant.Point responsibilities include the creative and technical oversight of projects as well as day-to-day operations.
Abdul Muhammad II /Partner /Social Media Consultant
With 10 years of experience as the President/CEO of Anitron Inc., a successful interactive web
development company, Abdul Muhammad II has matured as investor, entrepreneur, and Internet Marketing guru that specializes in creating award winning on-line marketing campaigns.
Abdul has served as lead consultant and online strategist for over 450 interactive web
development projects over the last 12 years, and continues to push the envelope with innovative ways to brand, market and promote business online. He takes an integrated approach to internet marketing seeking the best possible solution for each unique situation with an intense focus on ROI. With several Gold and Silver Addy awards, a winning attitude has become standard practice for Abdul.
Hertz, Nickelodeon and CRM Media were very pleased at Abdul’s leadership on the interactive presentation that served as the official launch of their mobile digital player. The University of Florida Graduate exhibits thought leadership and management for Friendly’s Social Media campaign; and has proven to understand new media, pop culture, and the importance of a truly integrated approach to successful brand communication. The rare combination of a “tech head” with proven business acumen is the key to Abdul’s success. He is constantly seeking out new media applications and innovative ways to use digital technology and make the world a better place to live, work and play.
Meghan Schlicher /Partner /Business Consultant
Meghan brings almost ten years of experience in the advertising and branding industry into the partnership with /Slant.Point. She has an extensive background in business development within many aspects of the advertising field and helped augment one of the leading advertising agencies in the world. She heads Business Affairs at /Slant.Point. She also contributes to clients’ branding at all levels and also within the group’s areas of expertise; including digital, new media and social media. As with each of the partners, she leverages her extensive working network of professionals in all areas of the advertising, branding, and tech industries worldwide, to help /Slant.Point’s clients execute their business objectives.
Prior to joining /Slant.Point, Meghan worked with the rising talent at Crispin Porter + Bogusky (CP+B) advertising agency based out of Miami, FL and Boulder, CO. She wrangled the creative talent through generations of clients, such as Volkswagen, Burger King, BMW MINI, Microsoft, Truth and Miller Lite. During her tenure at CP+B she took on many responsibilities; she promoted the agency’s creative work which won top awards at national and international shows, assisted the public relations initiatives on behalf of the CP+B brand and its clients, was responsible for the recruiting of all creative and digital talent, and built the agency’s and the industry’s first Department of Product Innovation and Development.
Subsequently, Meghan was recruited to become Director of Business Development at FRANK., a creative integrated media boutique agency in Miami, Florida’s Design District. She was responsible for landing new agency of record clientele and strategic partnerships, hiring, heading up public relations initiatives, promoting the agency through the awards circuit and managing process and flow of the agency.
Before CP+B and FRANK., Meghan’s first post-degree professional work was comprised of a stint in the nonprofit world helping to research and disseminate information on women’s giving with the Women’s Philanthropy Institute. Afterwards, she moved to New York City and worked at The ADVERTISING Club of New York where she entered Madison Avenue’s world of advertising. Among its acclaimed international juries, the International ANDY Awards a program of the AD Club offered Meghan the chance to earn her “Ph.D.” in the industry hobnobbing with creative masters and top advertising execs. She also managed efforts for funding and running educational and professional programs for New York’s five boroughs’ best talent.
Meghan graduated from James Madison College, Michigan State University in 2000 with a degree in International Relations. She spent her early career serving at the American Embassy in Athens, Greece. She is a speaker at student and professional groups, and teaches at the Miami Ad School. She is literate in Spanish and has basic knowledge of French and Greek.