Brightcove (NASDAQ: BCOV) said that former Comcast (NASDAQ: CMCSA) senior vice president and general manager of video and entertainment services, Derek Harrar, has joined the Brightcove board of directors.
Harrar led all aspects of Comcast´s flagship video business, including basic and digital cable, HD, video on-demand and DVR services. He joined Comcast in 2004 as vice president of business development and was later named vice president of subscriber equipment, followed by vice president of video product management.
Brightcove, a leading global provider of cloud services for video, offers a family of products that revolutionize the way organizations deliver video experiences. The company´s products include Video Cloud, the market-leading online video platform and Zencoder, a leading cloud-based media processing service and HTML5 video player technology provider. For more information, visit http://www.brightcove.com.