Simon Pont

Author | Commentator | Brand Builder

SIMON PONT is a British author, commentator and brand-builder, and Director of Communications for internet security firm Stay Private. In an agency career spanning 20 years, he has held Chief Strategy Officer roles at two global media networks and leadership roles at Saatchi & Saatchi and Naked Communications. Simon is the best-selling author of 'The Better Mousetrap: Brand Invention in a Media Democracy', and his most recent book, ‘Digital State: How the Internet is Changing Everything' short-listed for ‘Marketing Book of the Year’and was subsequently translated into Chinese. He is also the author of one novel, 'Remember to Breathe'. In a non-executive capacity, Simon sits on the advisory board to content-platform Talenthouse alongside Eric Schmidt (Google), Chris DeWolfe (founder of MySpace), Brett Ratner (X-Men: The Last Stand) and Gerard Butler (300). To say hello, go to: