Mehul (Mike) Patel has within a short span of time created a mark for himself as a New Media consultant of repute. A Masters in New Media from NYU, he has been instrumental in co-founding and managing several innovative enterprises in the New Media space (Web / Wireless) like KIPL.Net A Turnkey New Media, Digital and Social media consulting firm, Mozomo.mobi – a designer mobile content / Mobile VAS firm, has been a part of D7TV – a mobile TV start up based out of San Francisco California to name a few. With over a decade of expertise in the New Media field, Mr. Patel's knowledge and skillset is much sought after not only in India but overseas as well.
He has several cutting edge technology and digital trend forecasting write ups to his credit and is also a regular guest columnist for leading publications like Sun magazine, Bombay Times, Men's Health and Mid-day has also done several write-ups for leading over seas publications.
The obsession to probe the world of New Media further and further is what drives him but he also delves in other favourite pursuits like Indian art, Single Malt and Fine Cigars.
He has been collecting Art, for over a decade now.
You can see few of his Art Collection on his personal blog, you might have
to register once as his Blog is private, feel free to do the same below: http://www.bombaycrunch.com/wp-login.php?action=register
He has been featured as one of the Youngest New Age Art Collectors in Man's World Magazine:
Here's a lil blog from his Single Malt & Cigar member friends! http://www.maltaficionado.com/
Mehul has over 12 years of experience in managing Digital, Web 2.0, Social Media Marketing & Value Added Service businesses. He has launched and managed several new and established ventures and services across Digital media and has managed large teams and partnerships across Asia and USA.
KIPL and Mozomo have been quoted as the innovator of the Designer Mobile Content by Mobile Monday Finland: http://www.mobilemonday.net/news/patel-wants-to-be-vertu-of-mobile-themes
Below is KIPL's recently launched Social App Bloodbank on Facebook. This is one of the 20th application launched in the past few years on Facebook. URL: http://apps.facebook.com/onlinebloodbank/
Mehul is also a visiting faculty and on panel of management institutes for conducting workshops / guest lectures on New Media, Social Media Marketing, Value Added Services and Viral Marketing.
If you have a sincere and a genuine reason feel free to contact him directly on mehul[at]kipl.net, he does not use Blackberry and is mostly offline on weekends for a healthy enjoyable life.