Aiden Colie is eScholastic’s VP of Technology. Aiden has a wealth of technology experience in the internet space and was most recently Managing Partner, Two Seas Solutions LLC. and President, Digital Sports Ventures LLC., successful digital media consulting practices focused on the creation and execution of online technology and product strategies with clients in the sports, music, television and enthusiast markets.
Previously, Aiden was Senior Vice President of Internet Technology at Time Inc., with responsibility across all technology disciplines supporting over 20 major media brands, including People, Time, InStyle, Real Simple, Entertainment Weekly, and many others. During his tenure at Time Inc., all major Internet platforms were upgraded or replaced and 10 sites were launched or re-launched, while traffic grew over 300%.
Before moving to Time Inc. in 2006, Aiden was Vice President and Chief Technology Officer at Ziff Davis Media, where in addition to heading up all technology functions, Aiden was also responsible for advertising and production operations. Notable brands supported at Ziff Davis included PCMag.com, eWeek.com, and Digital Life TV. Aiden’s experience in Internet-related positions dates back to 1998, where as a divisional CIO at Zurich US, he was a charter member of their first Internet Steering Committee. Following Zurich, Aiden headed up eBusiness Technology at both MetLife and AIG.