- January 31, 1961
Jay Samit is the President of ooVoo LLC.He brings more than 25 years of successful experience in digital media to ooVoo, having held executive positions at leading social media and music industry companies. Samit was CEO of SocialVibe where he oversaw growth of the company's social media technology platform to become the industry's largest.Samit was EVP of Sony where he implemented a profitable global digital ecommerce strategy, creating a new division that launched what became the seventh largest e-commerce site in the world.
As Global President of Digital Distribution & Development for EMI, he broke new ground for the entertainment industry launching digital businesses in more than 30 countries. As Senior Vice President of Universal, Samit built one of the first online million member social networks in the 1990s and sat on Universal Studio's overall steering committee.
May, 2012 - Current (over 4 years)
Adjunct Professor: USC Viterbi School of Engineering
2011 - Current (over 5 years)
Board & Advisor Roles (5)Update
|Dec 14, 2015||Inc.com - My Favorite Book of 2015 for Entrepreneurs|
|Nov 4, 2015||PRNewswire All - Jay Samit, Digital Innovator and Best-selling Author, Joins CÜR Media, Inc.'s Board of Directors|
|Oct 7, 2015||PRLog - Soundview to Host Interactive Webinar with Jay Samit|
|Jul 22, 2015||Fast Company - How To Be Your Own Manager|
|Apr 6, 2015||SoCal - Tech - AllSay: Using Mobile Apps To Engage Users With Decisions, with Geoff Campbell|
|Aug 18, 2014||WSJ Blogs - Elaine Wherry: Can Spruced-Up Bathrooms Promote a Female-Friendly Culture?|
|Aug 11, 2014||WSJ Blogs - Jay Samit: Sometimes the Best Man for the Job Isn���t|
|Jul 17, 2014||WSJ Blogs - Jay Samit: 3 Overlooked Benefits of Hiring Interns|