Matthew Berardo


Partner / Gesellschafter, Managing Partner, Talmont Consulting

Saratoga, United States of America


Strong international product strategy
product management and marketing
international development
team optimization and leadership
strategic partnerships builder
Social Media
platform solutions
and SaaS
consumer & enterprise.


Professional experience for Matthew Berardo

  • Current 13 years and 5 months, since Aug 2009

    Board Member

    B Renewable Energy

  • Current 14 years, since Jan 2009

    Managing Partner

    Talmont Consulting

    Focus on ISPs and Telcos to deliver consumer and B2B technology solutions for global Internet and software markets. Clients and employers include Yahoo!, British Telecom, CenturyLink, LiveJournal, Adobe, Cisco, Disney and Activision.

  • 8 months, Jun 2008 - Jan 2009

    Vice President / General Manager

    LiveJournal, Inc

    Managed US operations of 35 employees for this social media network and open-source publishing platform, including sales, business development, legal, finance, technical operations, customer care, HR and facilities. Defined & implemented global product strategy and development process across US & Russian development centers.

  • 1 year and 5 months, Jan 2007 - May 2008

    Sr. Director, Global Platforms

    Yahoo! Inc.

    Led product and engineering programs across Yahoo! to define, deliver and integrate global social platform technologies and improve global product and business efficiencies.

  • 1 year and 3 months, Oct 2005 - Dec 2006

    Sr. Director, Front Doors/Broadband/Network Services

    Yahoo! Europe

    Responsible for the P&L of Yahoo! Europe’s ‘bread and butter’ sites and services including Home Page, My Yahoo!, Registration, eCommerce, Video and BT Yahoo!. Interim leadership for Mobile product.

  • 2 years and 9 months, Jan 2003 - Sep 2005

    Head of Broadband

    Yahoo! Europe

    Established products and services teams responsible for partnerships with European Telecom companies.

  • 2 years and 10 months, Mar 2000 - Dec 2002

    Head of Production

    Yahoo! Europe

    Established European video technical infrastructure and operations, and directed production teams across Yahoo! Europe’s consumer sites and enterprise customers.

  • Director of European Product

    Walt Disney Internet Group

  • Direction of Communication Products


  • General Manager

    911 Entertainment

  • Product Manager

    Adobe Systems

  • Product Manager


Educational background for Matthew Berardo

  • 3 years and 10 months, Sep 1982 - Jun 1986

    Music & Anthropology

    Dartmouth College

    Computer-assisted audio & music production

  • Computer Music and Acoustics

    Stanford University - Continuing Education


  • English


  • Spanish



Business opportunities: GreenTech
online content & services


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