Speaker Profile

Ira Schlussel
SVP, General Counsel / HelloWorld

Ira oversees all corporate legal matters and leads the Legal Services team, which is responsible for ensuring legal compliance of all HelloWorld promotions and the Winner Experience team, which is responsible for winner selection, prize awarding and customer service. HelloWorld has administered more than 15,000 interactive promotional campaigns in 44 countries worldwide.

Prior to joining HelloWorld in March 2007, Ira's 23 years of legal experience includes, private practice in the areas of general corporate litigation, estate planning and real estate, as well as corporate counsel positions for numerous business ventures. 

 He graduated cum laude with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science from the University of Michigan and received his Juris Doctor from the Georgetown University Law Center. Ira is actively involved in numerous charities, including fundraising for the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation (JDRF).