Joe Ward, CEO of Edge Video Inc., is a seasoned media and technology professional with over 33 years of experience in the industry. He is a serial entrepreneur and former network engineer, and has served as the CEO of a company in the Intel Capital portfolio. Joe is also a recognized leader in the field of Intellectual Property (IP) strategy, having been named to the IAM Media Top 300 IP Strategist list for 2021 and 2022 in the United States. He is based in the Netherlands, where he is the founder and CEO of Edge Video, the creators of the EDGE Web3 Video Network. In addition to his role at Edge Video, Joe also owns Acceleration Bay, a ventures corporation that creates patent-backed ventures. His platform creates ventures based on inventions by large multinational corporations in the networking technology vertical, and has partnered with The Boeing Company on edge computing. Joe has had a successful career in media and technology, including building out the largest computer publishing network in the Southern Hemisphere for Australian Consolidated Press, leading technology ventures in B2B Procurement and eLearning, and deploying his venture's networking technology into Fox News and Myspace after successfully engaging with News Corporation in New York. He has raised over $100 million in funding, and has had 2 exits and 1 IPO.