Speakers

Greg Jones

Greg Jones

Director VR & AR, Google, Inc.

Speaker

Greg joined Google in 2010 in Business Operations and Strategy, where he led a broad range of growth strategy projects with YouTube, Google Travel, etc. In early 2013, he joined the SMB Acquisitions team to lead New Business Sales (NBS), which targets the highest potential new Google advertising customers. In two years, he grew NBS 300% to a global team of ~400 people in 22 offices serving over 50 countries generating over $1.8 billion in annualized revenue and growing over 80% annually. In 2015, Greg joined Google Play to develop the go-to-market strategy for a major APAC country, and in 2016, he joined the Daydream (VR) team to lead Tango (AR) business and operations.

From 2003-2010, Greg was an Angel investor, board member, and active advisor to primarily early-stage Internet companies (Viator, TravelPost, Consorte Media, etc.). Prior to Angel investing, Greg was the founder and CEO of WorldRes, one of the early successful online hotel reservation systems.

Earlier in his career, Greg was Director of the Advanced Technology Group at Synopsys and prior to that, a consultant with McKinsey & Co. and Edgar, Dunn & Co. He holds an MBA from the Stanford Graduate School of Business and a BA from Dartmouth College.