Fast Forward Labs was founded by Hilary Mason, who is also the Data Scientist in Residence at Accel and the founder of the machine intelligence research firm. She formerly held the position of Chief Scientist at bitly. She is a member of NYCResistor, co-host of DataGotham and co-founder of HackNY.
Hilary thinks that technology should endow us with superpowers. They are creating these abilities at Fast Forward Labs.
She is a Data Scientist in Residence at Accel, where she has the opportunity to offer advice on data strategy to both large and small businesses.
Hilary served as bitly's Chief Scientist for four years, where she oversaw an incredible team that conducted real-time research, exploration and engineering while studying online attention.
Mortar, knod.es, collective[i] and DataKind are just a handful of the organizations Hilary advises. She serves as a mentor at the Harvard Business School Digital Initiative as well as Betaspring, a business accelerator based in Providence, Rhode Island.
She served on Mayor Bloomberg's Technology and Innovation Advisory Council, which was an interesting way to learn about how business and government can collaborate.
In addition to being named to the Forbes 40 under 40 Ones to Watch and Crain's New York 40 under Forty lists, Hilary has won a number of awards, including the TechFellows Engineering Leadership award. She has also appeared in publications such as Scientific American, the WSJ, Fast Company and Glamour..
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CTI can give you the accurate Hilary Mason booking price once we submit your event details to their camp. "How much does it cost to book Hilary Mason for an event?" is a frequent question we get. The final Hilary Mason booking price is contingent on many variables and the booking fee we may show is based on a range derived from our past experience with what will Hilary Mason charge for an event. An example fee to book Hilary Mason is in the starting range of $15,000-$24,999. However, any recent popularity change would cause a price fluctuation well beyond this example. Also, their speaking fee might be different than the fee shown for the cost to perform or to just appear. Popularity, career stage, along with current demand will cause fluctuations in their speaking price as well. The final booking price may be more than what is shown, but you should at least have a budget within that range for them to consider an appearance, performance or speaking engagement.
There is low probability to book Hilary Mason for a party with anything substantially less than the published booking cost price range. We will negotiate with the Hilary Mason agent on your behalf if your funding is in place. By not having funding ready then it will more difficult to book Hilary Mason, because they get many offers to work events that are at or above asking price. It is also important to consider the travel costs when researching the Hilary Mason booking fee, as additional expenses like this, as well as an entourage of staff and equipment, are not necessarily built-in to the booking fee range shown. If your budget does not factor that in, then there is no benefit for them to want to be hired. We do not personally speak for Hilary Mason, but in our experience in booking talent for over 25 years, this is generally the outcome of inadequate funding.
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