San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) April 11, 2011
Yidio, the leading independent online television guide, today announced that Yahoo! veteran Greg Hintz joined the executive team as General Manager to lead marketing, distribution, audience and business operations.
Prior to joining Yidio, Hintz was Head of Listings and SEO of the Yahoo! Americas region, where he was responsible for business management, content and programming, and the day to day operations of industry leading properties such as Yahoo! Autos, Yahoo! Shopping, Yahoo! Travel, Yahoo! Real Estate, and Yahoo! Health.
"Greg brings a diverse background in business strategy, analytics, web search and online advertising to this position," said Brandon Eatros, CEO of Yidio, "He will play a key role in scaling operations to meet growing demand from our fast-growing user base."
In his seven year career at Yahoo, Hintz was General Manager of Yahoo! Shopping, and managed the Yahoo! Entertainment Operations Finance team. He was also a member of the Yahoo! Search Business Operations team. Prior to Yahoo, he held positions at NexTag and Goldman Sachs. Greg is a Chartered Financial Analyst and holds a bachelor's degree in economics from Yale University.
Yidio (short for Your Internet Video) makes it easy to find, enjoy and watch more than 1 million episodes of 11,000 TV shows on your laptop, TV, tablet or your mobile phone. Founded in 2008, Yidio is a profitable angel-backed startup in San Francisco. With more than 10 million users and the most extensive episode information on movies and television, Yidio.com is the largest provider of new users to internet TV and movie content providers like Hulu, Amazon, iTunes, and Netflix. http://www.yidio.com.