Mr. Newman is the Chief Executive Officer of MediaPlatform, the leading enterprise video platform, enabling on-demand video and live webcasting for internal communications, CEO town halls, training Prior to joining MediaPlatform, Mike was most recently VP/GM at Polycom, where he oversaw Polycom’s worldwide video content management and streaming business. Before Polycom, Mike was CEO and co-founder of Accordent Technologies, Inc. a high growth video content management company with operations in 13 countries. For nearly ten years, Mike was responsible for shaping Accordent’s strategic vision, running internal operations, and contributing to sales and business development. In 2011, Mike oversaw Accordent’s acquisition by Polycom, Inc.; the transaction was recognized by LAVA as the “Most Capital Efficient Exit” of 2011.
Mr. Newman is a graduate of the University of Pennsylvania Law School and Allegheny College.