Mariana DANILOVIC

Department:
Managing Director - Holliwood Portfolio
Mariana DANILOVIC
Ms. Danilovic is the Managing Director of Hollywood Portfolio, a crowd-centric accelerator launched in 2001, that develops and operates entertainment, augmented reality, virtual reality, artificial intelligence, blockchain and digital media companies. Through Hollywood Portfolio, Ms. Danilovic launched and helped develop numerous technology and digital media companies, and previously served as the CEO and a Director of Ultralivetv.
She also was on the Board of Directors of Emerge Digital, and serves on the Board of Directors of Vortex Immersion, as well as the Board of Advisors of Knowbella Tech, Transmosis, NightFlight, VARcrypt, Scanta, WeScreen, and Ngrave. In 2018, Ms. Danilovic joined BitAngels as a Managing Director to globally relaunch the blockchain angel investor network originally formed in 2013 and co-Founded by Michael Terpin. Through her work in the blockchain space, Ms. Danilovic met many of the original Founders, CEOs, and investors who currently are running some of the best-known blockchain companies and native chains. She realized that most of these original builders of the blockchain space had a vision of a meritocratic world developed through this innovative technology.


Ms. Danilovic continues to work with this original group of investors and Founders to accelerate the next generation of blockchain companies focused on these meritocratic principles. Previously, Ms. Danilovic was the EVP of Business Development for NTN Buzztime, Inc. (AMEX: NTN) and Head of Business Development, Content Aggregation and Programming for MediaZone, a broadband video company owned by the NASPERS media conglomerate. She also founded and directed the Digital Media Incubator at KPMG LLP, which launched about two-dozen technology and digital media companies. Some of the companies Ms. Danilovic helped develop received institutional funding from Kleiner Perkins, Sequoia Capital, Hummer-Winblad, Constellation Partners, Softbank, North Star Ventures, HP, and Intel.


Ms. Danilovic was the head of business development for Peter Guber’s Mandalay Entertainment and was on the management team of the venture fund at Sony Pictures Entertainment, investing in media companies worldwide. Ms. Danilovic also worked for Michael Milken’s Knowledge Exchange and at the Twentieth Century Fox International Television Group. She serves on the Board of Directors of C3, the Arts and Media Node of the Millennium Project, also served on the Board of Directors of the Producers’ Guild of America, and currently is a member of the Academy of Television Arts and Sciences. She previously served on the Board of Directors of Tim Draper’s Zone Club and was a member of former Los Angeles Mayor Richard Riordan’s Digital Coast Roundtable.