Tomáš Bella

Tomáš Bella
CEO, Piano Media


Tomas Bella is the Ceo of Piano Media, a Slovak-based enterprise that launched the world’s first nation-wide pay-wall system first in Slovakia (May 2011) and then in Slovenia (January 2012). Prior to starting Piano he worked at Slovakia’s biggest broadsheet newspaper, SME, as a reporter, editor-in-chief and deputy director of the online news portal He lectures in online media at the Pan European University in Bratislava and is a member of the Press Council of the Slovak Republic.


Innovator's Program Soho Complex
Moderated by:
Richard Nash (Small Demons/ Cursor)
Tomáš Bella (Piano Media), Justo Hidalgo (24Symbols), Roman Karachinsky (News360)
In this panel discussion, moderated by Richard Nash, we'll hear from three very different companies working with variants of subscription models and/or aggregation. Read more.
  • Publishers Weekly
  • Ingram Content Group
  • codeMantra
  • Impelsys Inc.
  • SPi Global
  • Baker & Taylor
  • Blackboard
  • Bowker
  • Hewlett Packard
  • Innodata
  • Jouve North America
  • MarkLogic
  • Newgen KnowledgeWorks
  • Océ North America
  • Temis
  • Aptara
  • Atex
  • LibreDigital
  • Media Services Group
  • MarkLogic
  • Smashwords, Inc.

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