jason kilar

Former WarnerMedia CEO Jason Kilar has joined the board of directors at the online gaming platform company Roblox. The appointment, which was effective as of September 13, will see Kilar…

Former WarnerMedia CEO Jason Kilar joins Roblox’s board

Following multiple reports that the new CNN+ subscription streaming service was struggling to attract viewers, CNN and Warner Bros. Discovery today announced that CNN+ will cease operations effective April 30…

CNN+ streaming service pulls a Quibi, will shut down a month after launch

Last Friday, Discovery, Inc. and AT&T Inc. announced that they officially closed their deal with WarnerMedia. Under terms of the agreement, AT&T received $40.4 billion in cash and WarnerMedia’s retention…

The Warner Bros.-Discovery deal has officially closed

CNN+ launched on Tuesday, March 29 and is already showing mediocre results in terms of standalone mobile app installs. Sensor Tower released its initial figures (first reported by Insider) that…

CNN+ launch may be off to a bumpy start, numbers suggest

On Monday, April 11, the highly anticipated $43 billion merger of WarnerMedia and Discovery was set to officially close. But a new report from Variety suggests the deal may actually…

WarnerMedia CEO exits as Discovery merger nears close

Hulu co-founder and former chief executive Jason Kilar has been named the new chief executive of WarnerMedia. It’s the latest executive reshuffling at the AT&T-owned media giant, which saw its…

WarnerMedia’s new boss is former Hulu CEO Jason Kilar
Fintech

Opendoor appoints CFO, CPO

6:00 am PDT • October 14, 2019

Opendoor has named Gautam Gupta chief financial officer and chief business officer.

Opendoor appoints CFO, CPO

Jason Kilar’s interest in customer service was sparked by a visit to Disney World when he was 10 years old. The wonder he felt as he walked underneath the train…

Jason Kilar on founding Vessel and the wonderful world of customer service

Former Hulu CEO Jason Kilar has an ambitious plan for transforming the way we think about online video. His new startup Vessel is taking some of the same basic concepts…

Three Weeks After Launch, Vessel Gets Another $57.5 Million In Funding Led By IVP

Vessel, the new online video subscription service built by some of the early team at Hulu, is launching to the public today. The service — which provides early access to…

Former Hulu CEO Jason Kilar’s Vessel Launches To The Public

Last month we told you about Vessel, a new subscription video service being launched by the early team behind Hulu. After a month-long creator preview, the service is being made…

Jason Kilar’s Vessel Opens An Invite-Only Beta Of Its Subscription Video Service

Vessel is a sort of Hulu for the YouTube generation. The company hopes to create a new subscription video service, priced at $2.99 a month, that will provide early access…

With Vessel, Jason Kilar Hopes To Create A Hulu For The YouTube Generation

Former Hulu CEO Jason Kilar is finally ready to talk about what he’s been up to over the last year or so. Well, kind of. Today Kilar, along with ex-Hulu…

Jason Kilar’s New Startup Vessel Comes Out Of Hiding, With Backing By Greylock And Benchmark

Former Hulu CEO Jason Kilar and CTO Richard Tom are working on a new stealth startup, according to sources. While details of their plans are still a little fuzzy, the…

Former Hulu CEO Jason Kilar And CTO Richard Tom Re-Emerge To Build A Stealth Startup In L.A.

Hulu just posted an internal email from CEO Jason Kilar to its blog, indicating that he and CTO Rich Tom will be leaving the company during the first quarter of…

Hulu CEO Jason Kilar, CTO Rich Tom To Depart The Company In Q1 2013