Inventor of the Digital Video Recorder (DVR) and CEO of Roku to Keynote Streaming Media West This Fall

Share Article

Anthony Wood, the inventor of the digital video recorder (DVR) and CEO of Roku will be delivering Streaming Media West's keynote on September 24 at the San Jose McEnery Convention Center in San Jose, California.

Anthony Wood, the inventor of the digital video recorder (DVR) and CEO of Roku will be delivering Streaming Media West's keynote on September 24 at the San Jose McEnery Convention Center in San Jose, California.

Anthony Wood is involved in many aspects of Roku, with a special focus on engineering and product development. Prior to Roku, Anthony invented the digital video recorder (DVR) and founded ReplayTV, where he served as president and CEO before the company's acquisition by SonicBlue. Subsequently, he became senior vice president of engineering and was responsible for the ReplayTV and Rio product lines. Before ReplayTV, Wood was founder and CEO of iband, Inc., an internet software company sold to Macromedia in 1996, whose code base became a central part of the original core code of Macromedia Dreamweaver. At Macromedia, Wood was vice president of internet authoring.

Streaming Media West, which takes place from September 23-25, is the largest conference and exhibition covering the streaming media and online video business. The Streaming Media West 2008 Conference is the premier learning, networking, and problem-solving event for anyone who is integrating online video into their enterprise, marketing, or broadcasting objectives. Content owners, viral video creators, online marketers, enterprise corporations, broadcast professionals, ad agencies, educators and others all come to Streaming Media West to see and hear the latest online video technology but, more importantly, to discuss the business models that are coming of age.

For registration or more program information go to http://www.streamingmedia.com/west. Keynoters and presenters may also be available for interview. Please contact dwhite @ infotoday.com for more information.

###

Share article on social media or email:

View article via:

Pdf Print

Contact Author

DAVID WHITE
Visit website