Stock media startup (and Coolest Company hall-of-famer) VideoBlocks is moving house in 2017, leaving its long-time home in Reston for Arlington and a lot more room. "We went from six people in 7,500 square feet originally, to 77 people in the same 7,500 square feet," VideoBlocks CEO TJ Leonard told DC Inno in an interview. "Our [...]
VideoBlocks crunched millions of data points -- searches, downloads, and uploads -- to predict the biggest video trends heading into 2017. Watch the video here.
Kiip has raised an additional $12mm in capital as part of our Series C, lead by North Atlantic Capital. New investors include US Cellular and North Atlantic, and existing investors are Relay Ventures, HWVP, Verizon Ventures, and True Ventures. To read the full article click here.
VideoBlocks, primarily a company that is a repository and market place for stock video, has a super simple business model – it makes all of its money through annual membership fees that gives customers access to that content. So they went in search of the kind of content that can do this heavy lifting — [...]
VideoBlocks | VideoBlocks Partners With Discovery Access To Make Quality Stock Video From Around The World Affordable For All Digital Creators
RESTON, Va., Dec. 22, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Video editing hobbyists, freelancers and professionals alike can rejoice: VideoBlocks, the first subscription-based provider of stock video, today announced the addition of Discovery Access, the content licensing arm of Discovery Communications, to its Marketplace, the industry's most contributor-friendly marketplace that rewards content creators with 100% of the proceeds from [...]
VideoBlocks | How to Go to War with the Competitors: Pay More for Assets While Charging Customers Less
“First and foremost we are a stock video agency, but if you had to peel that away, we are a marketing organization,” explains VideoBlocks founder and CEO Joel Holland in a recent interview. VideoBlocks, which is primarily a subscription based repository of stock video, has been expanding rapidly. Holland says that the company has “substantially [...]
“Years back being a content creator meant something like being an agency or a network like NBC or Paramount studio,” explains VideoBlocks founder and CEO Joel Holland in a recent interview. “But as you know today, you, me, everybody are content creators.” As video has become a medium completely accessible for non professional consumers to [...]
Reston, Virginia-based VideoBlocks, a subscription-based provider of royalty-free stock video, has secured $8 million in funding. North Atlantic Capital led the round. PRESS RELEASE VideoBlocks, the first subscription-based provider of unlimited royalty-free stock video, today announced that the company has closed an $8 million funding round, led by North Atlantic Capital, who specializes in rapidly [...]
On May 29, 2015 Cisco completed the acquisition of Tropo, a privately held Menlo Park, Calif. based company that provides a cloud API platform that enables customers and developers to embed real-time communications within their applications. To read the full article, click here.
AUSTIN, Texas, March 9, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Digital Turbine, Inc. (Nasdaq: APPS), the company empowering operators and Original Equipment Manufacturers (OEMs) around the globe with end-to-end mobile solutions, announced it has completed its previously announced stock-for-stock merger with Appia, Inc., the leading independent mobile user acquisition network. At closing, Appia shareholders received approximately 19 million [...]