2/7/14 Jay Samit President of ooVoo
February 7, 2014•82 min
On This Episode : Mark Mertens and Jay Samit
As the visionary behind A Hundred Years, Marc's greatest passion is leveraging technology to connect people to what matters most and inspire them into action. He's a believer in the power of design to transform the world for the better, and for over 11 years has created immerse digital experiences for some of the world's leading brands. Marc teaches our listeners the importance of technology and people, and how it can create an amazing work environment.
Jay Alan Samit is president of ooVoo – the world’s largest provider of social video chat with 50 million registered users. Samit is a leading technology pioneer with over 25 years experience in digital media. Prior to ooVoo, Samit was CEO of SocialVibe, the largest social media technology platform, reaching over 600 million consumers around the world each month for such major brands as Proctor & Gamble, Kraft, Nestle, Toyota, Pepsi, Microsoft, Visa, and Disney. Samit has held global senior management positions at Universal, EMI, and Sony. As Executive Vice President of Sony, Samit implemented a profitable global digital ecommerce strategy for Sony and built a new division from scratch — making Sony the #7 largest ecommerce site in the world.