Manos, founder of customedialabs, has been part of the growth of the digital space in both the U.S. and Europe since the late 90s. His multidisciplinary expertise includes business, branding, sales, marketing, communications, user experience, and information technology. Mr. Sifakis is adept at understanding client needs, leading the development of a comprehensive vision and strategy, and leading enterprise level engagements from discovery through deployment.
Prior to founding customedialabs, Manos was an eBusiness Consultant for Computer Sciences Corporation (CSC). Manos was primarily involved in Enterprise Level multi?million dollar eBusiness initiatives for Fortune 500 clients. His work involved working with enterprise systems such as SAP, Ariba, Siebel, IBM WebSphere MQ Series and iPlanet.
He also led the Interactive Media Division for Interactive Graphics Incorporated and was a Research Fellow at the Department of Computing of the Manchester Metropolitan University in the UK.
During the last 15 years he has led customedialabs through successful large-scale engagements with Edwards Lifesciences, LifeCell, Shire, Johnson & Johnson (Ethicon, Cordis), Bayer, Lincoln Financial Group, Vanguard, Becton Dickinson, Comcast, WL Gore, CarFax, Dow Chemical, Exxon Mobil, Wyeth, Schering-Plough, King, Novo Nordisk, Cephalon, Aetna, ModSpace, ING, Organic Valley, MSI and many others.
Manos holds a Bachelor of Engineering in Computer Systems Engineering from the University of Manchester, Institute of Science and Technology and a Postgraduate Diploma in Computing from Manchester Metropolitan University.