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OpenTV  (Stock symbol: OPTV ) Subsidiary of Liberty Media Corp. (2002 $ 185,000,000 )

275 Sacramento Street
San Francisco, CA 94111
Website Company Summary Management Team

Outside board: (May no longer be on the board) Jerry Machovina (Yankees Entertainment and Sports Network Division EVP) Paul R Auvil (Proofpoint CFO) Mauro Saladini (Kudelski CFO) Alex Osadzinski (Trinity Ventures Venture Partner) Lucien Gani (Kudelski General Counsel) Pierre Roy (Nagravision COO) Claude Smadja (Smadja & Associates President) Eric Tveter (ETC Ventures) André Kudelski (Kudelski CEO) Joseph Deiss (Federal Councillor for the Swiss federal government)
Former outside board: James A Chiddix (OpenTV Chairman) Robert R Bennett (Liberty Media President/CEO);  J Timothy Bryan (United Pan-Europe Communications Former President/CEO);  J David Wargo (Wargo & Company President);  Anthony G Werner (Liberty Media CTO);  Michael Zeissner (Liberty Media Sr. VP);  Mercer Reynolds (Reynolds, DeWitt & Co. Chairman) Craig Enenstein (Liberty Digital);  Michael E Lehman (Sun Microsystems CFO) Stephen Oldfield (Mindport CEO);  Allan Rosenzweig (MIH Holdings);  Peter Smith (News Corporation Division President);  Jacobus Stofberg (MIH Chairman)

Business description: OpenTV is one of the world's leading providers of technologies and services enabling the delivery of digital and richer interactive television experiences. OpenTV's platform software has been deployed in over 62 million digital set-top-boxes in 96 countries, reflecting growth from network operators expanding into new markets, and from existing customers enhancing their digital services with new functionality. OpenTV offers advanced digital television solutions on disparate networks and on various software platforms, including video on demand, personal video recorders, interactive shopping, interactive and addressable advertising, games and gaming, a full-featured IPTV solution, and a variety of consumer care and communication applications. The company seeks to continually expand its suite of market-leading solutions as new methods of distributing digital media emerge, and to partner with network operators in capitalizing on the growth opportunities that lie ahead.
Customers include: EchoStarESPN France TelecomITvMotorolaNBC Universal Sharper ImageTime Warner Cable Systems ;  Auction Network ;  Cabovisão ;  Channel Nine;  DIGITURK ;  Essel Group ;  Euskaltel ;  FOXTEL;  MC3 Global ;  SKY Italia ;  Sun Direct TV ;  TPS ;  TrueVisions UBC ;  UnitedGlobalCom;  Vestel Group
Partners include: Adobe Systems AOLCoca-ColaLiberty DigitalNews CorporationQVCSun MicrosystemsTicketmasterTime Warner;  Auction Network ;  C-COR ;  CCTV;  Charter Communications;  Dick Clark Productions;  EchoStar Communications;  Enhanced TV;  Euskaltel;  General Instruments;  S-3 ;  SKY Italia ;  StarHub ;  UCG ;  Vizrt ;  weComm

Ownership: Subsidiary of Liberty Media Corp. (2002 $ 185,000,000 )
Stock Symbol: OPTV
VCs include: MIH Holdings
Corporate investors: Sun Microsystems

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Record updated: Jan 2011
Sector: Software
Year Founded: 1994
Headcount: 301-400 as of Nov 2002
Ownership: Subsidiary of Liberty Media Corp. (2002 $ 185,000,000 )
Stock Symbol: OPTV