Sep Riahi’s background includes over 16 years of diverse business development and senior management experience with successful technology start-ups and large creative media companies ranging from Sony Pictures in Los Angeles to Sesame Workshop in New York. Sep also founded Global Content Ventures, a multi-award winning children’s media and education production company. Global Content productions’ awards include a 2006 Golden Lioness award for the feature film “The Keeper” and the 2008 Moonbeam Children’s books Peacemaker Award for the best book for promoting world peace and human tolerance. Before Global Content, Sep served as V.P. of Business Development and Head of Global Marketing at Lastminute.com in London where he helped grow the company from start-up stage to one of Europe’s largest e-commerce brands with 700 employees and operations in 9 countries. Sep earned a B.B.A from the University of Texas and an M.B.A. from the University of Pennsylvania. He resides in Manhattan.