Principal Architect; Synacor
David B. Gersh is principal architect for Synacor’s identity management offerings being utilized by consumer brands that span Apple, Google/YouTube, HBO and Sony. In this role, he supports efforts to help customers extend subscription-based access control to new environments. David brings nearly two decades experience in identity management and integrations in the telecom and medical sectors, which has spanned standards, solution design, front end user experience, system integration and peer mentoring. David’s recent work includes design of HBO Go’s subscriber authentication system and the first-to-market implementation of Apple’s SSO for video technology.