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The List of the 100 Companies That Matter Most in Online Video in 2016
Discover our 2016 list of the 100 companies doing the most interesting and innovative work in streaming video. We're shining a spotlight on the companies that enable the creation and delivery of today's video revolution.
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Our panel of 11 streaming media experts has spoken, and these are the 100 companies doing the most important and innovative work in online video today. Read our introduction to learn more about how the list was created. (Note that the Streaming Media 100 list highlights companies with headquarters in the U.S. We will announce our European Streaming Media 101 on our Streaming Media Europe site in November.)

1 Beyond, Inc.

1BEYOND.COM
Founded: 1997
Chief Officer: Terry Cullen, Founder and CEO

3Play Media

3PLAYMEDIA.COM
Founded: 2007
Chief Officer: Chris Antunes, COO and Co-Founder

Accenture

ACCENTURE.COM
Founded: 1951
Chief Officer: Pierre Nanterme, Chairman and CEO

Adobe

ADOBE.COM
Founded: 1982
Chief Officer: Shantanu Narayen, President and CEO

AJA Video Systems

AJA.COM
Founded: 1993
Chief Officer: Nick Rashby, President

Akamai

AKAMAI.COM
Founded: 1993
Chief Officer: Tom Leighton, CEO

AllDigital Brevity

ALLDIGITAL.COM
Founded: 2009
Chief Officer: Tim Napoleon, Founder and Chief Strategist

Amazon

AMAZON.COM
Founded: 1994
Chief Officer: Jeff Bezos, President, CEO, and Chairman

Anvato

ANVATO.COM
Founded: 2008
Chief Officer: Alper Turgut, CEO

Apple

APPLE.COM
Founded: 1976
Chief Officer: Tim Cook, CEO

Beamr

BEAMR.COM
Founded: 2009
Chief Officer: Sharon Carmel, CEO

Blackmagic Design

BLACKMAGICDESIGN.COM
Founded: 1984
Chief Officer: Grant Petty, CEO

Brightcove

BRIGHTCOVE.COM
Founded: 2004
Chief Officer: David Mendels, CEO

BuyDRM

BUYDRM.COM
Founded: 2001
Chief Officer: Christopher Levy, Founder and CEO

Canon

CANON.COM
Founded: 1937
Chief Officer: Fujio Mitarai, CEO

Cedexis

CEDEXIS.COM
Founded: 2009
Chief Officer: Scott Grout, CEO

Cisco

CISCO.COM
Founded: 1984
Chief Officer: Chuck Robbins, CEO

Comcast Wholesale

COMCASTWHOLESALE.COM
Founded: 1981
Chief Officer: Matt McConnell, SVP and GM

Conviva

CONVIVA.COM
Founded: 2006
Chief Officer: Hui Zhang, Co-Founder and CEO

DaCast

DACAST.COM
Founded: 2008
Chief Officer: Stephane Roulland, CEO

Datavideo Corporation

DATAVIDEO.COM
Founded: 1997
Chief Officer: Craig Moffat, Managing Director

Dejero

DEJERO.COM
Founded: 2008
Chief Officer: Brian Cram, CEO

Discover Video

DISCOVERVIDEO.COM
Founded: 2008
Chief Officer: Rich Mavrogeanes, CEO and President

Dolby Laboratories

DOLBY.COM
Founded: 1965
Chief Officer: Kevin Yeaman, President and CEO

DVEO

DVEO.COM
Founded: 1982
Chief Officer: Laszlo Zoltan, Vice President

Elemental Technologies (an AWS Company)

ELEMENTAL.COM
Founded: 2006
Chief Officer: Sam Blackman, Co-Founder, CEO, and Chairman

Encoding.Com

ENCODING.COM
Founded: 2008
Chief Officer: Gregg Heil, Founder and CEO

Encompass Digital Media

ENCOMPASS.TV
Founded: 2010
Chief Officer: Chris Walters, CEO

Epiphan Video

EPIPHAN.COM
Founded: 2003
Chief Officer: Mike Sandler, President and CEO

Ericsson

ERICSSON.COM
Founded: 1876
Chief Officer: Jan Frykhammar, CEO

EuclidIQ

EUCLIDIQ.COM
Founded: 1999
Chief Officer: Richard Wingard, CEO

Evertz

EVERTZ.COM
Founded: 1999
Chief Officer: Romolo Magarelli, CEO

EZDRM

EZDRM.COM
Founded: 2001
Chief Officer: David Eisenbacher, CEO and Co-Founder

Fastly

FASTLY.COM
Founded: 2011
Chief Officer: Artur Bergman, Founder and CEO

Google

GOOGLE.COM
Founded: 1998
Chief Officer: Sundar Pichai, CEO

Grass Valley

GRASSVALLEY.COM
Founded: 1959
Chief Officer: Marco Lopez, President

Haivision

HAIVISION.COM
Founded: 2004
Chief Officer: Mirko Wicha, CEO

Harmonic

HARMONICINC.COM
Founded: 1988
Chief Officer: Patrick Harshman, President and CEO

Highwinds

HIGHWINDS.COM
Founded: 2002
Chief Officer: Steve Miller, Founder and CEO

IBM Cloud Video (formerly Clearleap)

CLEARLEAP.COM
Founded: 2008
Chief Officer: Braxton Jarratt, CEO

Imagine Communications

IMAGINECOMMUNICATIONS.COM
Founded: 2005
Chief Officer: Charlie Vogt, CEO

IneoQuest

INEOQUEST.COM
Founded: 2001
Chief Officer: Calvin Harrison, President and CEO

Intel Corporation

INTEL.COM
Founded: 1968
Chief Officer: Brian M. Krzanich, CEO

INXPO

INXPO.COM
Founded: 2004
Chief Officer: Malcolm Lotzof, CEO

iStreamPlanet

ISTREAMPLANET.COM
Founded: 2000
Chief Officer: Mio Babic, CEO and President

JVC

JVC.COM
Founded: 1927
Chief Officer: Takao Tsuji, Chairman and CEO

JW Player

JWPLAYER.COM
Founded: 2007
Chief Officer: Dave Otten, CEO

Kaltura

KALTURA.COM
Founded: 2006
Chief Officer: Ron Yekutiel, Co-Founder, CEO, and Chairman

Kencast

KENCAST.COM
Founded: 1994
Chief Officer: William E. Steele, Chairman and CEO

Kollective

KOLLECTIVE.COM
Founded: 2000
Chief Officer: Dan Vetras, CEO

Level 3 Communications, Inc.

LEVEL3.COM
Founded: 1985
Chief Officer: Jeff Storey, President and CEO

Limelight Networks

LIMELIGHT.COM
Founded: 2001
Chief Officer: Robert Lento, President, CEO, and Director

Livestream

LIVESTREAM.COM
Founded: 2007
Chief Officer: Jesse Hertzberg, CEO

LiveU

LIVEU.TV
Founded: 2006
Chief Officer: Samuel Wasserman, CEO

Magewell

MAGEWELL.COM
Founded: 2011
Chief Officer: Tony Tong, CEO

Matrox

MATROX.COM
Founded: 1976
Chief Officer: Lorne Trottier, President

Media Excel

MEDIAEXCEL.COM
Founded: 2000
Chief Officer: Jongil Kim, Founder, President, and CEO

MediaMelon

MEDIAMELON.COM
Founded: 2009
Chief Officer: Kumar Subramanian, CEO

MediaPlatform

MEDIAPLATFORM.COM
Founded: 2005
Chief Officer: Mike Newman, CEO

Microsoft (including Skype)

MICROSOFT.COM
Founded: 1975
Chief Officer: Satya Nadella, CEO

Mirror Image

MIRROR-IMAGE.COM
Founded: 1997
Chief Officer: Robert Andrews, COO

MLB Advanced Media

MLBAM.COM
Founded: 2000
Chief Officer: Robert Bowman, CEO

Netflix

NETFLIX.COM
Founded: 1997
Chief Officer: Reed Hastings, CEO

NeuLion, Inc.

NEULION.COM
Founded: 2004
Chief Officer: Nancy Li, Executive Chair

Newtek

NEWTEK.COM
Founded: 1986
Chief Officer: Jim Plant, CEO

OnStream Media Corporation

ONSTREAMMEDIA.COM
Founded: 1993
Chief Officer: Randy Selman, President and CEO

Osprey Video

OSPREYVIDEO.COM
Founded: 1995
Chief Officer: Roger Bieri, CEO

Panasonic

PANASONIC.COM
Founded: 1918
Chief Officer: Kazuhiro Tsuga, CEO

Panopto

PANOPTO.COM
Founded: 2007
Chief Officer: Eric Burns, Co-Founder and CEO

PESA

PESA.COM
Founded: 1973
Chief Officer: Chuck D. Tillett, COO

Piksel

PIKSEL.COM
Founded: 2007
Chief Officer: Peter Heiland, CEO

Polycom

POLYCOM.COM
Founded: 1990
Chief Officer: Mary McDowell, CEO

Qumu

QUMU.COM
Founded: 1978
Chief Officer: Vern Hanzlik, President and CEO

Ramp

RAMP.COM
Founded: 2006
Chief Officer: Tom Racca, CEO

Roku

ROKU.COM
Founded: 2002
Chief Officer: Anthony Wood, Founder and CEO

Roland Systems Group

PROAV.ROLAND.COM
Founded: 2005
Chief Officer: Kim Nunney, President

SeaChange International

SCHANGE.COM
Founded: 1993
Chief Officer: Ed Terino, CEO

Sonic Foundry

SONICFOUNDRY.COM
Founded: 1991
Chief Officer: Gary Weis, CEO

Sony Electronics

SONY.COM
Founded: 1946
Chief Officer: Kazuo Hirai, President and CEO

Streambox

STREAMBOX.COM
Founded: 1999
Chief Officer: Bob Hildeman, CEO and Co-Founder

TalkPoint

TALKPOINT.COM
Founded: 1998
Chief Officer: Nick Balletta, CEO

Telestream, LLC

TELESTREAM.NET
Founded: 1998
Chief Officer: Dan Castles, President and CEO

Telstra (including Ooyala)

TELSTRA.COM
Founded: 1975
Chief Officer: Andrew Penn, CEO

Teradek

TERADEK.COM
Founded: 2008
Chief Officer: Nicol Verheem, CEO

TiVo (including Digitalsmiths)

TIVO.COM
Founded: 1983
Chief Officer: Tom Carson, President and CEO

Tulix Systems

TULIX.COM
Founded: 2004
Chief Officer: George Bokuchava, CEO

TVU Networks

TVUNETWORKS.COM
Founded: 2005
Chief Officer: Paul Shen, CEO

Ustream, an IBM Company

USTREAM.TV
Founded: 2007
Chief Officer: Brad Hunstable, Founder and CEO

Vantrix Corporation

VANTRIX.COM
Founded: 2004
Chief Officer: Jean Mayrand, CEO

VBrick

VBRICK.COM
Founded: 1998
Chief Officer: Shelly Heiden, CEO

Verimatrix

VERIMATRIX.COM
Founded: 1999
Chief Officer: Tom Munro, CEO

Verizon Digital Media Services

VERIZONDIGITALMEDIA.COM
Founded: 2011
Chief Officer: Ralf Jacob, President

Vidyard

VIDYARD.COM
Founded: 2011
Chief Officer: Michael Litt, Co-Founder and CEO

VisualOn, Inc.

VISUALON.COM
Founded: 2003
Chief Officer: Andy Lin, President and CEO

VITEC

VITEC.COM
Founded: 1988
Chief Officer: Philippe Wetzel, Founder, President, and CEO

vMix

VMIX.COM
Founded: 2010
Chief Officer: Martin Sinclair, Founder

Winnov

WINNOV.COM
Founded: 1992
Chief Officer: Olivier Garbe, Founder and CEO

Wistia, Inc.

WISTIA.COM
Founded: 2006
Chief Officer: Chris Savage, CEO and Co-Founder

Wowza Media Systems, LLC

WOWZA.COM
Founded: 2005
Chief Officer: David Stubenvoll, Co-Founder and CEO

ZiXi

ZIXI.COM
Founded: 2007
Chief Officer: Chris Noe, Executive Chairman and CEO

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