A co-founder of Ooyala, Bismarck Lepe now drives the company's product vision as President of Products.
As Ooyala's founding CEO, Bismarck raised the company's early funding and signed many of the company's first media partnerships. Bismarck was previously a Senior Product Manager for Google, where he managed the early growth of AdSense display and video advertising and launched more than 25 different Google AdSense products, including Click-to-Play video ads. Bismarck has a B.A. in Economics from Stanford University. He is a member of Ooyala's board of directors.
Featured articles and interviews with Bismarck:
30 Second MBA: What is more important culture or strategy?
What’s Slowing Down Mobile Video Adoption? Android, Disagreements on HLS And MPEG-DASH Standards
It’s High Time We F**ked With the Magic
Viewers Are Flocking to Streaming Video Content—And So Are Advertisers
Business Insider, “Selecting a Name For Your Business Is Like Naming Your Child”
Forbes, “Meet Google’s Quiet Neighbors, Who Might Just Revolutionize Online Video Value”
SV/SJ Business Journal, “Ooyala helps content creators brand, control their video”
VatorNews, “Ooyala launches personalized video discovery platform”
Beet.TV, “Ooyala Focuses on Global Broadcasters”
VideoNuze, “Ooyala’s Lepe: “Our Content Recommendation Engine is Driving Up to 4x Increase in Engagement”