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The List of the 100 Companies that Matter Most in Online Video in 2012
Discover our 2012 list of the 100 companies doing the most interesting and innovative work in streaming video. Did your favorites make the list?
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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.

(You can see many of these companies and their products and services in person at Streaming Media Europe in London next week, Streaming Media West in Los Angeles next month, and at Streaming Media East in New York in May.)

Adap.tv

WWW.ADAP.TV
FOUNDED: 2006
CHIEF OFFICER: AMIR ASHKENAZI, CO-FOUNDER AND CEO

Adobe Systems, Inc.

WWW.ADOBE.COM
FOUNDED: 1982
CHIEF OFFICER: SHANTANU NARAYEN, PRESIDENT AND CEO

AEG Digital Media

WWW.AEGDIGITALMEDIA.COM
FOUNDED: 2009
CHIEF OFFICER: BRYAN PEREZ, PRESIDENT OF DIGITAL, TICKETING, AND MEDIA

Akamai Technologies

WWW.AKAMAI.COM
FOUNDED 1999
CHIEF OFFICER: PAUL SAGAN, CEO

Amazon

WWW.AMAZON.COM
FOUNDED: 1994
CHIEF OFFICER: JEFF BEZOS, PRESIDENT, CEO, AND CHAIRMAN

AmberFin Ltd.

WWW.AMBERFIN.COM
FOUNDED: 2008
CHIEF OFFICER: JEREMY DEANER, CHIEF EXECUTIVE

Anevia.com

WWW.ANEVIA.COM
FOUNDED: 2003
CHIEF OFFICER: TRISTAN LETEURTRE, CEO

AOL On

ON.AOL.COM
FOUNDED: 2012
CHIEF OFFICER: RAN HARNEVO, SENIOR VICE PRESIDENT, VIDEO

Apple

WWW.APPLE.COM
FOUNDED: 1976
CHIEF OFFICER: TIM COOK, CEO

AVIWEST

WWW.AVIWEST.COM
FOUNDED: 2008
CHIEF OFFICER: ERWAN GASC, CEO AND DIRECTOR OF SALES

Bambuser AB

WWW.BAMBUSER.COM
FOUNDED: 2007
CHIEF OFFICER: JONAS VIG, FOUNDER AND CEO

Blackmagic Design Pty. Ltd.

WWW.BLACKMAGICDESIGN.COM
FOUNDED: 2006
CHIEF OFFICER: GRANT PETTY, CEO

Blip Networks, Inc.

WWW.BLIP.TV
FOUNDED: 2005
CHIEF OFFICER: KELLY DAY, CEO

Boxee, Inc.

WWW.BOXEE.TV
FOUNDED: 2007
CHIEF OFFICER: AVNER RONEN, CO-FOUNDER AND CEO

Brightcove, Inc.

WWW.BRIGHTCOVE.COM
FOUNDED: 2004
CHIEF OFFICER: JEREMY ALLAIRE, CHAIRMAN AND CEO

Cisco

WWW.CISCO.COM
FOUNDED: 1984
CHIEF OFFICER: JOHN T. CHAMBERS, CHAIRMAN AND CEO

Comcast (including thePlatform)

WWW.COMCAST.COM
FOUNDED: 1963
CHIEF OFFICER: BRIAN L. ROBERTS, CHAIRMAN AND CEO

comScore, Inc.

WWW.COMSCORE.COM
FOUNDED: 1999
CHIEF OFFICER: MAGID M. ABRAHAM, PH.D., CO-FOUNDER, PRESIDENT, AND CEO

Concentric Cloud Solutions, LLC

WWW.CONCENTRIC.COM
FOUNDED: 2012
CHIEF OFFICER: MIKE TOPLISEK, PRESIDENT

Conviva, Inc.

WWW.CONVIVA.COM
FOUNDED: 2006
CHIEF OFFICER: DARREN FEHER, PRESIDENT AND CEO

Dailymotion

WWW.DAILYMOTION.COM
FOUNDED: 2005
CHIEF OFFICER: CEDRIC TOURNAY, CEO

Digital Rapids

WWW.DIGITAL-RAPIDS.COM
FOUNDED: 2001
CHIEF OFFICER: BRICK EKSTEN, PRESIDENT AND CEO

Digitalsmiths Corp.

WWW.DIGITALSMITHS.COM
FOUNDED: 1998
CHIEF OFFICER: BEN WEINBERGER, CO-FOUNDER AND CEO

Digitas

WWW.DIGITAS.COM
FOUNDED: 1980
CHIEF OFFICER: COLIN KINSELLA, CEO, NORTH AMERICA

Dolby Laboratories, Inc.

WWW.DOLBY.COM
FOUNDED: 1965
CHIEF OFFICER: KEVIN YEAMAN, PRESIDENT AND CEO

DTS, Inc.

WWW.DTS.COM
FOUNDED: 1990
CHIEF OFFICER: JON KIRCHNER, CHAIRMAN AND CEO

EdgeCast Networks, Inc.

WWW.EDGECAST.COM
FOUNDED: 2006
CHIEF OFFICER: ALEX KAZERANI, CHAIRMAN AND CEO

Elemental Technologies, Inc.

WWW.ELEMENTALTECHNOLOGIES.COM
FOUNDED: 2006
CHIEF OFFICER: SAM BLACKMAN, CO-FOUNDER and CEO

Encoding.com

WWW.ENCODING.COM
FOUNDED: 2008
CHIEF OFFICER: GREGGORY HEIL, FOUNDER AND CEO

Envivio

WWW.ENVIVIO.COM
FOUNDED: 2000
CHIEF OFFICER: JULIEN SIGNES, PRESIDENT, CEO, AND CO-FOUNDER

Epix

WWW.EPIXHD.COM
FOUNDED: 2009
CHIEF OFFICER: MARK GREENBERG

Equilibrium

WWW.EQUILIBRIUM.COM
FOUNDED: 1989
CHIEF OFFICER: SEAN BARGER, FOUNDER, CHAIRMAN, AND CEO

Facebook

WWW.FACEBOOK.COM
FOUNDED: 2004
CHIEF OFFICER: MARK ZUCKERBERG, FOUNDER AND CEO

Front Porch Digital

WWW.FPDIGITAL.COM
FOUNDED: 2000
CHIEF OFFICER: MICHAEL KNAISH, PRESIDENT AND CEO

Google

WWW.GOOGLE.COM
FOUNDED: 1998
CHIEF OFFICER: LARRY PAGE, CEO

Haivision Network Video

WWW.HAIVISION.COM
FOUNDED: 2004
CHIEF OFFICER: MIROSLAVWICHA, PRESIDENT, CEO, AND CHAIRMAN

Harmonic, Inc.

WWW.HARMONICINC.COM
FOUNDED: 2004
CHIEF OFFICER: PATRICK HARSHMAN, PRESIDENT AND CHAIRMAN

Highwinds Network Group, Inc.

WWW.HIGHWINDS.COM
FOUNDED: 2002
CHIEF OFFICER: STEVE MILLER, CEO AND CHAIRMAN

Ignite Technologies

WWW.IGNITETECH.COM
FOUNDED: 2000
CHIEF OFFICER: JIM JANICKI, PRESIDENT AND CEO

Influxis

WWW.INFLUXIS.COM
FOUNDED: 2002
CHIEF OFFICER: RICHARD BLAKELY, CEO

Intel

WWW.INTEL.COM
FOUNDED: 1968
CHIEF OFFICER: PAUL S. OTTELINI, PRESIDENT AND CHIEF EXECUTIVE

Interxion

WWW.INTERXION.COM
FOUNDED: 1998
CHIEF EXECUTIVE: DAVID RUBERG, CEO

Irdeto

WWW.IRDETO.COM
FOUNDED: 1969
CHIEF OFFICER: GRAHAM KILL, EXECUTIVE OFFICER

iStreamPlanet Co.

WWW.ISTREAMPLANET.COM
FOUNDED: 2000
CHIEF OFFICER: MIO BABIC, PRESIDENT AND CEO

Justin.tv, Inc.

WWW.JUSTIN.TV
FOUNDED: 2006
CHIEF OFFICER: JUSTIN KAN, FOUNDER AND PRESIDENT

Kaltura, Inc.

CORP.KALTURA.COM
FOUNDED: 2006
CHIEF OFFICER: RON YEKUTIEL, CO-FOUNDER, CEO, AND CHAIRMAN

KIT digital, Inc.

WWW.KITD.COM
FOUNDED: 2008
CHIEF OFFICER: K. PETER HEILAND, INTERIM CEO

Level 3 Communications

WWW.LEVEL3.COM
FOUNDED: 1985
CHIEF OFFICER: JAMES Q. CROWE, CEO

Limelight Networks

WWW.LIMELIGHT.COM
FOUNDED: 2001
CHIEF OFFICER: JEFFREY W. LUNSFORD, CHAIRMAN AND CEO

Livestream

NEW.LIVESTREAM.COM
FOUNDED: 2008
CHIEF OFFICER: MAX HAOT, CO-FOUNDER AND CEO

LiveU Ltd.

WWW.LIVEU.TV
FOUNDED: 2006
CHIEF OFFICER: SAMUELWASSERMAN, CEO

LongTail Video

WWW.LONGTAILVIDEO.COM
FOUNDED: 2007
CHIEF OFFICER: DAVE OTTEN, CEO

Machinima, Inc.

WWW.MACHINIMA.COM
FOUNDED: 2000
CHIEF OFFICER: ALLEN DEBEVOISE, CHAIRMAN AND CEO

Maker Studios

WWW.MAKERSTUDIOS.COM
FOUNDED: 2009
CHIEF OFFICER: LISA DONOVAN, CEO

MediaExcel

WWW.MEDIAEXCEL.COM
FOUNDED: 2000
CHIEF OFFICER: JONGIL KIM, FOUNDER, PRESIDENT, AND CTO

MediaPlatform, Inc.

WWW.MEDIAPLATFORM.COM
FOUNDED: 2005
CHIEF OFFICER: JIM MCGOVERN, CEO

Microsoft

WWW.MICROSOFT.COM
FOUNDED: 1975
CHIEF OFFICER: STEVEN A. BALLMER, CEO

miniCASTER

WWW.MINICASTER.COM
FOUNDED: 2010
CHIEF OFFICER: MICHAEL WESTPHAL, CEO

Mixmoov

WWW.MIXMOOV.COM
FOUNDED: 2008
CHIEF OFFICER: RALPH PELAMOURGUES, FOUNDER AND CEO

MLB Advanced Media, L.P.

MLB.MLB.COM
FOUNDED: 2000
CHIEF OFFICER: BOB BOWMAN, CEO

Mobile Viewpoint

MOBILEVIEWPOINT.NL
FOUNDED: 2011
CHIEF OFFICER: MICHEL BAIS, MANAGING DIRECTOR

Netflix

WWW.NETFLIX.COM
FOUNDED: 1997
CHIEF OFFICER: REED HASTINGS, FOUNDER AND CEO

NeuLion

WWW.NEULION.COM
FOUNDED: 2000
CHIEF OFFICER: NANCY LI, CEO

NewTek, Inc.

WWW.NEWTEK.COM
FOUNDED: 1985
CHIEF OFFICER: JIM PLANT, PRESIDENT AND CEO

Octoshape ApS

WWW.OCTOSHAPE.COM
FOUNDED: 2003
CHIEF OFFICER: MICHAEL KOEHN MILLAND, CEO

ON24, Inc.

WWW.ON24.COM
FOUNDED: 1998
CHIEF OFFICER: SHARAT SHARAN, PRESIDENT AND CEO

Ooyala, Inc.

WWW.OOYALA.COM
FOUNDED: 2007
CHIEF OFFICER: JAY FULCHER, PRESIDENT AND CEO

Polycom, Inc.

WWW.POLYCOM.COM
FOUNDED: 1990
CHIEF OFFICER: ANDY MILLER, CEO

Qumu, Inc.

WWW.QUMU.COM
FOUNDED: 2003
CHIEF OFFICER: RAY HOOD, CEO

RAMP

WWW.RAMP.COM
FOUNDED: 2006
CHIEF OFFICER: TOMWILDE, CEO

RealNetworks, Inc.

WWW.REALNETWORKS.COM
FOUNDED: 1994
CHIEF OFFICER: ROB GLASER, FOUNDER, CHAIRMAN, AND INTERIM CEO

Revision3 (A Discovery Communications Co.)

WWW.REVISION3.COM
FOUNDED: 2003
CHIEF OFFICER: JIM LOUDERBACK, CEO

RGB Networks

WWW.RGBNETWORKS.COM
FOUNDED: 2005
CHIEF OFFICER: JEF GRAHAM, CHAIRMAN AND CEO

Roku, Inc.

WWW.ROKU.COM
FOUNDED: 2003
CHIEF OFFICER: ANTHONY WOOD, FOUNDER AND CEO

Rovi Corp. (including DivX and MainConcept)

WWW.ROVICORP.COM
FOUNDED: 1983
CHIEF OFFICER: TOM CARSON, PRESIDENT AND CEO

Sonic Foundry, Inc.

WWW.SONICFOUNDRY.COM
FOUNDED: 1991
CHIEF OFFICER: GARYWEIS, CEO

Sorenson Media, Inc.

WWW.SORENSONMEDIA.COM
FOUNDED: 1995
CHIEF OFFICER: PETER CSATHY, PRESIDENT AND CEO

T3Media, Inc. (formerly Thought Equity Motion)

WWW.T3MEDIA.COM
FOUNDED: 2003
CHIEF OFFICER: KEVIN SCHAFF, FOUNDER AND CEO

TalkPoint

WWW.TALKPOINTCOMMUNICATIONS.COM
FOUNDED: 1998
CHIEF OFFICER: NICK BALLETTA, CEO

Telestream, Inc.

WWW.TELESTREAM.NET
FOUNDED: 1998
CHIEF OFFICER: DAN CASTLES, PRESIDENT AND CEO

Teradek, LLC

WWW.TERADEK.COM
FOUNDED: 2008
CHIEF OFFICER: NICOL VERHEEM, CEO

Thomson Reuters

WWW.THOMSONREUTERS.COM
FOUNDED: 2008
CHIEF OFFICER: JAMES C. SMITH, PRESIDENT AND CEO

Tremor Video

WWW.TREMORVIDEO.COM
FOUNDED: 2005
CHIEF OFFICER: BILL DAY, CEO

TubeMogul, Inc.

WWW.TUBEMOGUL.COM
FOUNDED: 2006
CHIEF OFFICER: BRETTWILSON, CO-FOUNDER AND CEO

TVU Networks, Inc.

WWW.TVUNETWORKS.COM
FOUNDED: 2005
CHIEF OFFICER: PAUL SHEN, CEO

Unicorn Media, Inc.

WWW.UNICORNMEDIA.COM
FOUNDED: 2007
CHIEF OFFICER: BILL RINEHART, FOUNDER, CHAIRMAN, AND CEO

Ustream, Inc.

WWW.USTREAM.TV
FOUNDED: 2007
CHIEF OFFICER: JOHN HAM, FOUNDER AND CEO

VBrick Systems

WWW.VBRICK.COM
FOUNDED: 1997
CHIEF OFFICER: DOUG HOWARD, CEO

VEVO, LLC

WWW.VEVO.COM
LAUNCHED: 2009
CHIEF OFFICER: RIO CARAEFF, CEO

Viddy, Inc.

WWW.VIDDY.COM
FOUNDED: 2011
CHIEF OFFICER: BRETT O'BRIEN, CEO AND FOUNDER

ViewCast Corp.

WWW.VIEWCAST.COM
FOUNDED: 1994
CHIEF OFFICER: JOHN HAMMOCK, PRESIDENT AND CEO

Vimeo, LLC

VIMEO.COM
FOUNDED: 2004
CHIEF OFFICER: KERRY TRAINOR, CEO

VUDU, Inc.

WWW.VUDU.COM
FOUNDED: 2004
CHIEF OFFICER: TONY MIRANZ, FOUNDER

WeVideo

WWW.WEVIDEO.COM
FOUNDED: 2011
CHIEF OFFICER: JOSTEIN SVENDSEN, FOUNDER AND CEO

Winnov

WWW.WINNOV.COM
FOUNDED: 1992
CHIEF OFFICER: OLIVIER GARBE, FOUNDER AND CEO

Wowza Media Systems, LLC

WWW.WOWZA.COM
FOUNDED: 2005
CHIEF OFFICER: DAVID STUBENVOLL, CO-FOUNDER AND CEO

Xstream

WWW.XSTREAM.DK
FOUNDED: 2006
CHIEF OFFICER: FRANK THORUP, CEO AND FOUNDER

Yahoo!

WWW.YAHOO.COM
FOUNDED: 2004
CHIEF OFFICER: MARISSA MAYER, CEO

YuMe

WWW.YUME.COM
FOUNDED: 2004
CHIEF OFFICER: JAYANT KADAMBI, CO-FOUNDER AND CEO

Zixi, LLC

WWW.ZIXI.COM
FOUNDED: 2006
CHIEF OFFICER: DENNIS ALBANO, CEO

THE VOTERS

James Careless, Freelance Technology Writer
Jose Castillo, Technology and Social Media Consultant*
Troy Dreier, Senior Associate Editor, Streaming Media and OnlineVideo.net
Tony Klejna, President, High Park Media*
Jan Ozer, Principal, Doceo Publishing*
Dan Rayburn, Senior Vice President, Streaming Media
Paul Riismandel, Director of Curriculum Support, Northwestern University
Dom Robinson, Principal D2 Consulting*
Eric Schumacher-Rasmussen, Editor, Streaming Media and OnlineVideo.net
Joel Unickow, Publisher, Streaming Media and OnlineVideo.net
Sjoerd Vogt, Director U.K. and Europe Sales, Streaming Media
*Contributing Editor to Streaming Media magazine

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