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Chief Executive Officer and Chair...

Email: c***@***.com
Company Description: ExtraTainment is the main source for the mobile and wireless industry for daily cartoon madness and exciting entertainment, such as single and multi-user, picture...   more

Employment History

Board Memberships and Affiliations

  • Board Member
    MTDS Oy
  • Founder
  • Founder
    Aster Computer
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Web References
ExtraTainment, 12 April 2015 [cached]
Curt Roth Sr. CEO / Chief Executive Officer - Chairman
Before joining ExtraTainment, Curt Roth was founder, 100% shareholder and President of GSM Information Network (GIN), the world's most successful Value Added Services Service Provider for Digital Mobile Networks with over 14 Digital Mobile Phone Operators world-wide, including clients in Europe, Japan and the USA. GIN (founded in the "early digital mobile network year" 1993) was one of the few companies showing a high profit margin on the delivery of Value Added Services to mobile networks. Curt Roth sold his company to American giants Infospace in 1999.
Curt Roth has a long track record in digital telecommunications. In 1973, while at Kalle Infotec (a subsidiary of Hoechst), he introduced the first digital facsimile machines to Europe. In 1980 he founded Aster Computer, one of the first European computer manufacturers. In 1986 he founded the Dutch-based ComNet, Netherlands largest Videotex system network with over 80.000 subscribers and their own local-access network, a predecessor to the Internet.
He is also on the board of directors and shareholder at MTDS Oy, a Finnish company providing digital communications products to the mobile communications market. MTDS Oy's clients include Philips, LG Electronics, Casio and Hewlett Packard. He is chairman and main shareholder of Sky Venture Capital b.v., a Dutch-based Venture Capital firm, funded by private investors and the wireless industry, investing mainly in Mobile Internet start-ups.
ExtraTainment [cached]
01-11-2001 ExtraTainment CEO Curt Roth speaks at Nordic Messaging Stockholm 22-10-2001 ExtraTainment CEO Curt Roth speaks at Mobile Distribution Channels London 10-10-2001 ExtraTainment CEO Curt Roth speaks at Streaming Media Europe 2001 London 02-10-2001 ExtraTainment CEO Curt Roth speaks at UMTS 2001 Barcelona 17-09-2001 ExtraTainment CEO Curt Roth speaks at maximising SMS revenue rome 12-09-2001 ExtraTainment at Mobile Internet 2001 Paris 28-08-2001 ExtraTainment CEO Curt Roth speaks at Mobile Multimedia Messaging in Rome 31-07-2001 ExtraTainment CEO Curt Roth speaks at Mobile Entertainment & Gaming Asia Pacific 2001 in Singapore 18-06-2001 ExtraTainment CEO Curt Roth speaks at Mobile Entertainment Congress in Munich 05-06-2001 ExtraTainment CEO Curt Roth speaks at Mobile QOS in Lisbon 23-05-2001 ExtraTainment CEO Curt Roth speaks at Telecommarket Europe in Bonn 07-05-2001 ExtraTainment CEO Curt Roth speaks at 3G 2001 Congress in Nice 04-05-2001 ExtraTainment partners with Microsoft 19-04-2001 ExtraTainment CEO Curt Roth speaks at GPRS Conference in Helsinki 11-04-2001 ExtraTainment partner of GSA Mobile Portal Association 09-04-2001 ExtraTainment CEO Curt Roth speaks at Nordic Telecom Summit Congress
30-11-2000 ExtraTainment CEO Curt Roth speaks at ALL-IP Mobile Networks
ExtraTainment, 4 Dec 2000 [cached] CEO Curt Roth will be appearing at The Mobile Internet Devices on Wednesday the 6th of December in London. Roth will be speaking on the topic of "Creating And Delivering Interactive Content To WAP Enabled Phones, PDAs and 3G Devices".
Curt Roth is the founder and former main shareholder of GIN (GSM Information Network), the world's largest content aggregator for mobile networks. He sold the company to Infospace in 1999. Roth developed extensive knowledge of SMS and WAP and has now entered the area of Content Creation for Multimedia (like WAP, Internet and G3). His experience in content provisioning and aggregation goes back to 1986 when he was CEO of the first Dutch commercial Videotex network, while his experience with content delivery for mobile telecommunications started during 1994 when he founded GIN.
ExtraTainment, 1 Nov 2001 [cached]
ExtraTainment CEO Curt Roth speaks at Nordic Messaging Stockholm ExtraTainment
Press Release ExtraTainment CEO Curt Roth speaks at Nordic Messaging Stockholm
Rotterdam, The Netherlands, November 01 2001
ExtraTainment CEO Curt Roth will be speaking at the Nordic Messaging conference on Tuesday the 21st of November 2001. The event will be held at the Garnisonen Conference Centre in Stockholm, Sweden.
Roth will be speaking at 13h55 on the second day of the conference. His presentation is entitled "Can Europe copy the Japanese success story?". In this presentation he will answer questions like 'What are the real reasons behind the Japanese success of I-mode?', 'How far away is 3G in reality?' and 'Will messaging services continue to be successful on 2,5 and 3G?'.
The Real Cockpit - Flight Simulators, 6 July 2013 [cached]
TRC Developments CEO Curt Roth will be speaking at this two-day Flight Simulation Group (FSG) conference about the subject "The Impact of Computing Advancements on Flight Simulators and Training Devices".
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