JW Player Announces the Growth and Expansion of its Eindhoven, Netherlands Office

JW Player, the world’s largest network-independent video platform, today announced the launch of Video Player Bidding, a market-changing header bidding solution for video with SpotX, the leading video advertising and monetization platform for publishers, as its exclusive partner for 12 months. Video Player Bidding is purpose-built for digital video to greatly reduce latency and improve monetization with just one click. The innovative solution allows JW Player’s publisher customer base to easily access SpotX’s extensive and diverse demand marketplace as well as its ad serving capabilities.

JW Player Announces Breakthrough Video Player Bidding Solution for Publishers With Exclusive Launch Partner SpotX

JW Player, the world’s largest network-independent video platform, today announced the launch of Video Player Bidding, a market-changing header bidding solution for video with SpotX, the leading video advertising and monetization platform for publishers, as its exclusive partner for 12 months. Video Player Bidding is purpose-built for digital video to greatly reduce latency and improve monetization with just one click. The innovative solution allows JW Player’s publisher customer base to easily access SpotX’s extensive and diverse demand marketplace as well as its ad serving capabilities.

JW Player Wins Two 2017 Streaming Media Readers’ Choice Awards

JW Player, the world’s largest network-independent video platform, today announced that it won two categories at the 2017 Streaming Media Readers’ Choice Awards. The company’s JW Publish product won for Best Media & Entertainment Video Platform and Small/Medium Business Video Platform.

JW Player Appoints Miles Williams as Chief Marketing Officer

JW Player, the world’s largest network-independent video platform, today announced it has hired Miles Williams as Chief Marketing Officer. In this role, he will be responsible for all facets of the company’s global marketing efforts, including brand development, demand generation, product marketing, and communications.

Over One Billion Incremental Video Views Generated for Publishers by JW Player’s Recommendations

JW Player, the world's largest network-independent video platform, today announced the significant business results clients are seeing with Recommendations, a tool that enables media companies and publishers to boost organic video views and advertising revenue. In total, Recommendations has generated over one billion incremental video views for customers since its limited release six months ago.

JW Player Introduces the Next Generation of Video With JW8

JW Player, the world’s largest network-independent video platform, today announced the beta release of the latest version of its media player, JW8. With this release, the player which reaches over 1.8 billion unique devices monthly, will offer significantly enhanced video load speed, deliver a fully-customizable modern and responsive user-interface, and support next-generation advertising standards including VAST4.

JW Player Announces Expansion of Global Footprint with Opening of European Headquarters in London, Adds Engineering and Support Teams in the Netherlands

JW Player, the world’s largest network-independent video platform, today announced the expansion of its global operations with the launch of a European headquarters in London, and the opening of engineering and support operations in the Netherlands. The company also announced new strategic customer partnerships.

JW Player Taps Pablo Calamera as Chief Technology Officer

JW Player, the world’s largest network-independent video platform, today announced it has hired Pablo Calamera as Chief Technology Officer. In this role, he will lead the company's engineering teams and drive market-leading innovations across JW Player’s global business.