Sprockit Reveals Final Group of Start-ups in NAB Show
To be featured at the Sprockit Hub
April 12, 2017
final group of start-up companies participating in NAB’s Sprockit program have
been announced for the upcoming trade show. The companies were by industry
leaders to participate based on their potential to offer real solutions to
challenges in today’s evolving market that many established media and
entertainment companies face.
Now in its fifth year, Sprockit will showcase industry-vetted emerging
companies at NAB Show, held April 22-27, 2017 in Las Vegas, and convene
throughout the year at Sprockit Sync, a series of day-long private forums where
industry executives and entrepreneurs meet to collectively discuss new
technologies that will advance the industry. Since its launch in 2013, more than
100 emerging companies have participated in Sprockit, many of which have
experienced successful funding rounds, partnerships and acquisitions.
“The 2017 cohort of Sprockit start-ups is amazing! Along with
our industry leading corporate partners, they are revolutionizing the future of
the media and entertainment industry," said Sprockit Founder and CEO Harry
The start-ups invited to participate at NAB Show represent a variety of
sectors with specific solutions for applications in areas such as advertising,
analytics, mobile content production and content delivery. The final group of
start-ups joining the 2017 Sprockit program include:
View the other participating start-ups here.
Spark is a digital content and software service that uses proprietary
technology to provide media companies with comprehensive local event listings
and effective monetization tools.
is a cloud-based personalized content distribution platform that allows
publishers to seamlessly personalize connections between individual content and
is a unified cloud management and automation technology.
Media drives additional revenue and reduces costs for major media companies.
Created using a combination of deep learning and native gesture controls, it is
responsive to each user's engagement and tailored to each of their
allows content creators to broadcast livestreams to any web, app and most
social media platforms simultaneously.
- Creator of RealityCodec, a compressor-decompressor technology optimized for
ultra-low latency, high-quality cloud encoding applications.
provides advanced audience targeting and insights, simplified campaign
management, and complete reporting across social video platforms.
smart CMS allows clients to create content easily across mobile, social and
desktop, and also provides the means to engage and derive insights from
Inc. is the first cloud-based big data analytics platform designed specifically
for enterprise revenue acceleration.
is AI powered video analysis for content discovery and monetization.
is a free and interactive video platform that empowers creators.
is an innovative software solution for post-production audio
is a professional tool that utilizes machine learning, emotion detection and
data report automatization to optimize video production.
improves the performance of existing compressors as a workflow add-in without
requiring costly infrastructure changes.
Applications for participation with Sprockit at NAB Show are no longer
being accepted. However, Sprockit CEO Harry Glazer will meet with interested
start-ups during on-site office hours, Monday and Wednesday from 4 to
5 p.m. in the Sprockit Hub – to discuss the application process for
the remainder of the year. For additional information, contact [email protected].
Sprockit is created in collaboration with World Series of Startups, LLC
and the National Association of Broadcasters. Sprockit corporate partners
include: Cox Media Group, Fox Networks Group, HCL Technologies, Hearst
Television, Samsung Next, Tegna Inc., Univision Communications Inc., and
Verizon Digital Media Services.