VZV: Verizon Ventures Podcast
About This Show
In this series, we bring together Verizon industry experts, investors and startups to discuss today’s most innovative technologies and their industry predictions. Over the course of several episodes, listeners will be treated to unique perspectives from our guests on the state of various industries, new and exciting developments, as well as insights on trends we can expect to see in the long term. We’ll cover off on topics like AI and chatbots, enterprise IoT, video and content, and consumer IoT and the Smart Home.
Most Recent Episode
10: The Future of Video: Part 3
“There are places where digital and traditional co-exist, even on digital platforms.” (click to tweet) Welcome back to part 3 of Verizon Venture’s live video content discussion, where we continue to discuss the evolution of branding content and the constantly growing media and entertainment industry. Joining us are the talented: Ivana Kirkbride, Chief Content Officer for Go90, a Verizon company. Allison Stern, Co-founder and Chief Marketing Officer for Tubular Labs. Matt Levin, Co-founder and CEO of Donut Media. Rhoades Rader, Head of Content Studios at Mitu, a Verizon Ventures portfolio company. Allen DebeVoise, Managing Partner of Third Wave Ventures. “Television in the last 15 years has begun to fill a void that was created by the movement in the film industry.” (click to tweet) Highlights When you think about what it means to look at Youtube and other platforms, it shows a lot of opportunities. We’re just at the beginning of what that means. Television in the last 15 years has begun to fill a void that was created by the movement in the film industry. If you look at the movie model, one 90 minute piece of film can produce $1 billion in revenue. If you look at the live programming model and compare them, it doesn’t work. From a spectacle perspective, there are different value prospects in the liv