Board of Directors
Beyond Ordinary Events, Inc.

On June 12, 2023, Beyond Ordinary Events, Inc. announced the appointment of Michael Kassan, CEO of MediaLink, as Chair of its Board of Directors. Deborah Wahl, former SVP and Global CMO of General Motors, and John Costello, CEO Costello Ventures, fill the seat of outgoing director Stephen McCarthy, CEO of GroundTruth. Greg Stuart, CEO of MMA Global, who  served previously as Chairman of the Beyond Ordinary Board, retains his Board seat along with Christian Muche, CEO & Co-founder of Beyond Ordinary Events, Inc.
Read the full press release here.
Michael Kassan

Michael Kassan

Chair of the Board

Chairman & CEO, MediaLink

Christian Muche

CEO & Co-Founder, Beyond Ordinary Events, Inc

Deborah Wahl

Deborah Wahl

Board Director & Marketing Exec (former Global CMO General Motors)

Greg Stuart

Greg Stuart

CEO, MMA Global & Co-Founder, Beyond Ordinary Events, Inc

John Costello

John Costello

CEO, Costello Ventures

Advisory Council

We are grateful for our amazing council of advisors who contribute their expertise and thinking to the current and future work of bringing POSSIBLE to life, and who continue to shape the future success of Beyond Ordinary Events.
Introducing the POSSIBLE 2024 Advisory Council:
Lynne Biggar

Senior Advisor

Boston Consulting Group (BCG)
Ryan Detert


Samantha DiGennaro

CEO and Founder

DiGennaro Communications
Andrew Essex

Senior Managing Partner

TCS Interactive
Deirdre McGlashan

Chief Media Officer

JC Oliver


Lou Paskalis

Chief Strategy Officer

Ad Fontes Media
Shahrzad Rafati

Chairperson & CEO

BBTV Holdings
Lisa Utzschneider

Chief Executive Officer

Integral Ad Science
Shelley Zalis

Founder & CEO

The Female Quotient

Beyond Ordinary Events, Inc.

Backed by an impressive consortium of famous industry leaders as investors from the US and beyond and with Christian Muche as Co-Founder and CEO, MMA Global is one of the key partners and investors in the newly formed Beyond Ordinary Events, Inc. Our common goal is to build a significant new Conference & Expo that brings together buyers and sellers across the entire marketing industry.
Big Thanks to the Beyond Ordinary Events Founders Club:
Anil Aggarwal
Alberto Pardo
Alex Moukas
Alex Merutka
Allie Kline
Amar Goel
The Tuscan Irrevocable Trust
Amardeep Kahlon
Amit Shah
Web3 Ventures LLC
Andy Goldman
Antonio Tomarchio
Ari Paparo
Barry Frey
Bessie Lee
Chienling Lee
Bill Wise
Brian O’Kelley
Caroline Campbell
Chris Babayode
Christian Muche
Dan Beltramo
Pineview Enterprises, LLC
David Moore
David Chun
The Chun Family Trust
Denise Zaraya
Bus Baby, LLC
Dhiren Amin
Emre Fadillioglu
App Samurai Inc.
Eric Franchi
Aperiamventures Fund II, LP
Fabiano Destri-Lobo
Greg Stuart
Hirofumi Nakano
Irwin Gotlieb
Jay MacDonald
Digital Capital Advisors
Jeffrey Hirsch
Jeffrey Gerstel
Joe Zawadzki
Aperiamventures Fund II, LP
Jonah Goodhart
Jonathan Carson
Kevin Lee
Laura Desmond
Eagle Vista Partners
Jon Suarez-Davis
Lawrence Braitman
Mainardo de Nardis
Mari Kim Novak
Matt Ramerman
Matthew Greitzer
Michael Barrett
Ichabod Farm Ventures, LLC
Michael Kassan
Miha Mikek
Mike Zaneis
Brand Safe Ventures, LLC
Neal Thurman
Brand Safe Ventures, LLC
Noah Goodhart
Oliver Busch
Phil Fresen
Garros Group
Ramsey McGrory
Rohit Dadwal
Ron Wagner
Garros Group
Sean Muller
MS Revocable Living Trust
Shelly Palmer
Terry Kawaja
Tom Chavez
Tony Chen