ASHBURN, Va. – December 2, 2021 – bluesalve partners announced that Mike Fidler, illustrious Consumer Technology executive and industry leader has joined the firm as a Senior Consultant.
Mike has served in senior executive roles with Sony and Pioneer, and as CEO at Digeo, and has been instrumental in launching and leading industry organizations including Digital Entertainment Group (DEG), DVD and Blu-ray Disc and most recently serving as president of the UHD Alliance. He also served as entrepreneur in residence at Connect, a San Diego-start-up advisory. He brings a unique combination of expertise in hardware, product development, and content platforms and as well as relationships with the Consumer Electronics ecosystem such as service providers, retailers, studios, and streaming services driving new innovations in the market.
Mike’s consumer electronics industry leadership and his pioneering role in developing the entertainment platforms enjoyed world-wide acceptance. He adds additional expertise to bluesalve partners’ decades of C-suite level executive experience spanning multiple disciplines including product development manufacturing, sales, channel development, engineering, system integration, wireless technologies, standards development, corporate finance, valuation, and M&A.
“In this fast-paced and complex business environment it’s essential to have a knowledgeable team to maximize the opportunities.” said Fidler. “I am looking forward to working with the bsp team as their diverse skills and collaborative ethos creates a great environment to drive success for their clients.”
“We are thrilled to have Mike on board. He is a well-respected consumer technology industry powerhouse and his reputation for bringing people and organizations together to solve big challenges and for keeping the consumer at the center is second to none” said founding partner Lew Brown. “Plus, Mike is that rare breed that can accomplish big things and while keeping his down to earth demeanor, which makes him a perfect fit here at bsp.”
About bluesalve partners
bluesalve partners is a full-service global consumer technology consulting firm comprised of industry veterans who have held a variety of roles in C-Suite, marketing, engineering, product management, business strategy, legal, and finance. Notorious for delivering big agency results with a hands-on customer-first boutique approach that efficiently delivers services from early-stage planning, through to complete product development and mergers & acquisitions.