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Co-Founder, EVP & Chief Product Officer
Co-Founder & VP of Solutions
SVP, Corporate Development
SVP of Customer Success
Board of Directors
Board of Directors
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Series A, 6/2007
Ron Conway
Series B, 12/2007
Sierra Ventures
Series C, 10/2009
Sierra Ventures
Rembrandt Venture Partners
Series D, 9/2010
CID Group
ITOCHU Corporation
Sierra Ventures
Rembrandt Venture Partners
Venture Round, 9/2011
Motorola Mobility
Series E, 6/2012
Telstra Ventures (AVG)
CID Group
Sierra Ventures
Rembrandt Venture Partners
Series F, 12/2013
Telstra Ventures (AVG)




Ooyala harnesses the power of big data to help broadcasters, operators and media companies build more engaged audiences and earn more money with personalized, interactive video experiences for every screen. Ooyala’s comprehensive, data-driven software and productized services combine best-of-breed technologies with industry-leading video analytics to help customers optimize and automate video programming, video streaming and distribution.

Companies that use Ooyala technology include ESPN, Bloomberg, Telstra, NBC Universal, Univision, VICE, Caracol, Comedy Central, Telegraph Media Group, The Washington Post, Wimbledon, Pac-12 Enterprises, Arsenal, The North Face, Sephora, Pandora and Dell.

Headquartered in Mountain View, California, Ooyala has offices in New York City, London, Sydney, Tokyo and Guadalajara, Mexico. The company works with premier reseller and technology partners throughout the Americas, Europe, Africa, Japan and the Asia-Pacific region. For more information, visit

Recent Milestones

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    Ooyala received $43M in Series F funding. (12/11/13)
    Posted 12/11/13 at 5:17am via
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    Ooyala added Eric Rosenfeld as Director, Engineering. (12/1/12)
    Posted 1/15/13 at 11:13am
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    Ooyala received $35M in Series E funding. (6/18/12)
    Posted 6/18/12 at 5:13am via
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    Ooyala added Noam Szpiro as Sr. Software Engineer. (11/1/11)
    Posted 9/10/13 at 2:40am
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    Ooyala received in Venture Round funding. (9/13/11)
    Posted 9/13/11 at 6:38pm via
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    Ooyala added John Treloar as Managing Director - ANZ. (8/1/11)
    Posted 9/1/10 at 3:04pm
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    Ooyala added Snir Kodesh as Software Engineer. (6/1/11)
    Posted 9/10/13 at 2:36am
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    Ooyala added Ernie Park as Software Engineering Intern. (5/1/11)
    Posted 8/16/12 at 10:26am
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    Ooyala received $24M in Series D funding. (9/9/10)
    Posted 9/9/10 at 11:05am via
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    Ooyala — in Interactive Video Partnership with Ooyala (7/19/10)
    Posted 7/19/10 at 3:34am via
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    Ooyala added Isabel Mattos as Associate Product Manager. (6/1/10)
    Posted 7/28/11 at 3:41pm
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    Ooyala — Ooyala Moves To Cassandra For Next Generation Video Analytics (5/17/10)
    Posted 5/20/10 at 8:53am via
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    Ooyala — Ooyala Announces Online Video Solution Built On Microsoft Silverlight (4/8/10)
    Posted 5/20/10 at 8:49am via
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    Ooyala — Ooyala Reports Record Revenue Growth In Q1 (4/7/10)
    Posted 5/20/10 at 8:47am via
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    Ooyala — Ooyala Launches Video Solution for the iPad (3/25/10)
    Posted 5/20/10 at 8:45am via
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    Ooyala — Ooyala Launches New ‘TV Everywhere’ Platform with Integrated Paywall Authentication (3/2/10)
    Posted 5/20/10 at 8:43am via




Tags 3d-imaging, video-advertising, video-delivery, video-platform, white-label-video, video-monetization

Backlot provides an easy way to publish video online. Telegraph UK, Disney’s ABC Family Network, Dell, and thousands of other publishers use Backlot every day to manage, syndicate, analyze and monetize their online video content. The easy-to-use interface, powerful reporting, and flexible tools – including full API integration – make Backlot the natural video platform for companies who want their streaming video made available anytime, anywhere to viewers around the globe.

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  3. Ooyala Raises $10M, Disses Competitors ( [edit]
  4. Ooyala Raises $24M, Eyes Asian Markets ( [edit]
  5. Motorola Mobility Invests In Video Publishing Platform Ooyala ( [edit]
  6. Ooyala grabs $35M late-stage funding for video streaming platform ( [edit]
  7. Web Video Startup Ooyala Raises $43 Million From Telstra ( [edit]
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    Ooyala jumps into TV Everywhere pool with Backlot TV-E ( [edit]
    Ooyala jumps into TV Everywhere pool with Backlot TV-E ( [edit]
    Broadband Video Platform Provider, Ooyala, Says it Enjoyed Record Revenue Growth in Q1 ( [edit]
    Microsoft's Silverlight Headed to Ooyala Player, an Industry First ( [edit]
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