Sunday, November 8, 2009

Online Video Platform Summit - Kyte to Showcase Online and Mobile Video Platform

Kyte is the online and mobile video platform for live and on-demand content. The Kyte Platform combines the real-time, interactive and community building capabilities of the social web, with the analytics, control, and monetization features of professional video platforms, enabling companies to engage online and mobile audiences, build community and monetize. The company is headquartered in San Francisco, California, with European offices in Berlin, London and Zurich. The company was founded by Daniel Graf and Erik Abair in 2006 and has been recognized with numerous awards including a 2009 OnHollywood Top 100 company and a 2008 OnMedia 100 by AlwaysOn for innovation, market potential, commercialization, industry "buzz" and game-changing strategies in advertising, marketing, and promotion.

Kyte differentiates itself as an enabling technology and other platforms as destinations. Major record labels are using Kyte’s offerings as “a full media platform.” Recording artist 50 Cent was as early Kyte adopter and premiered his new video on Facebook (powered by Kyte) and got 500,000 views in two days. Customers range from TV & film, music, radio, brands & agencies, publishers and enterprises & organizations.

Kyte is a Platinum sponsor of the Online Video Platform Summit and will be on the exhibit floor in Booth 427. Daniel Graf, CEO & Co-founder of Kyte will showcase the Kyte Platform on Wednesday, November 18, 2009 at 11:30 AM as part of the Online Video Platform Showcase - Day 1. Come see Kyte and other platforms Kaltura, VMIX, and Delve Networks in action and learn about their features and capabilities, and get answers to your questions from the platform providers themselves.

About Kyte
Kyte is a universal digital media platform that provides an end-to-end, online and mobile solution for the production, distribution and monetization of digital content. Through strategic partnerships with the world’s leading media companies, mobile carriers, and mobile device manufacturers, Kyte is building a global digital content distribution platform with massive user engagement and monetization potential. The company is headquartered in San Francisco, California, with a European office in Zurich, Switzerland. Investors include Draper Fisher Jurvetson, Telef√≥nica, Nokia Growth Partners, Steamboat Ventures, TeliaSonera, DoCoMo Capital, Holtzbrinck Ventures, Swisscom and others.

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Daniel Graf
CEO & Co-founder

Daniel is an internationally recognized technology pioneer with a rich background in home entertainment, consumer electronics and Internet services. Prior to Kyte, founded in 2006, Daniel worked in the world of converging media consumer products. Daniel has earned several awards, including the “Top 100 Swiss People of the Year 2000” award, a list of Switzerland’s most outstanding achievers, awarded by Sonntagszeitung. He earned a BS in Electrical Engineering from Interstate College of Engineering (NTB), Switzerland, and an MS in Computer and Systems Engineering from RPI, Troy NY.