Matt Smith

Chief Evangelist
Anvato

Matt Smith is a recognized digital media industry evangelist and thought leader, having spoken at the National Association of Broadcasters (NAB) Show, TVNext, Streaming Media East & West, NewTeeVee, among others. Matt is presently Chief Evangelist for Anvato – the leading, turnkey platform solution that enables media companies, content providers and broadcasters with a robust, powerful and complete toolset to enable their content to reach any screen, anytime. Prior to Anvato, Matt was Vice President, Technology for Chideo; Vice President, Internet Television at Envivio; Architect at Cisco Systems; and Vice President and Chief Systems Architect at Inlet Technologies. Prior to Inlet, Smith served as a key video architect and evangelist for Yahoo!, and spent several years at NBC, first at the affiliate level and later with the network. Anvato is the most-efficient and cost-effective technology for broadcasters and content providers to offer TV Everywhere. By integrating its best-of-breed products - like live linear streaming, VOD, ad-stitching, players, and analytics - into a single end-to-end platform, Anvato enables its customers to easily reach and monetize a wider audience. To power TV Everywhere for the largest sporting events, national programming, and local newscasts, Anvato's highly-resilient, cloud-managed media platform streamlines digital media operations from HD signal to end-player. NBC Universal, FOX Sports, LIN Media, Hearst, Scripps, Univision, Post-Newsweek, and Journal Broadcast Group are among the top broadcasters who trust Anvato as their technology partner.