Details: Jeff Pulver can be described as: Internet Pioneer, VoIP; Entrepreneur, Investor, Strategist, Astro photographer, Speaker, Futurist. Helped shape the worldwide market acceptance of VoIP; Founder / co-founder of numerous startups including: Alchemist, Free World Dialup, VON, Vivox, MoNage and Vonage. Veteran of the Tradeshow industry; producer, host, curator of events.
Known as a globally renowned Internet thought leader. In 1995 defined “VON” to stand for Voice/Video on the Net. From 1997 to 2008 he hosted/produced the VON Conferences which helped grow the VoIP Industry. In 2009 started the #140conf events. Founded MoNage in 2016 and co-founded Alchemist in 2017. His work in Washington is the reason services like: FaceTime, Messenger and WhatsApp are free. Has influenced the creation of numerous other startups.