TokBox develops and operates OpenTok, a global service that enables you to add live face-to-face video experiences to any web or mobile property. We believe that integrating live video into products should be simple, whether you’re developing an app for one-to-one calls or for complex large-scale broadcasts.
OpenTok is a flexible platform that leverages cutting-edge video, audio, and networking technologies such as WebRTC to bring the best possible experience to your browser or device through simple APIs.
In 2012, TokBox was acquired by Telefónica Digital, a division of Telefónica S.A. @tefdigital is the global digital technology and innovation arm of Telefónica, the leading global integrated communications operator.
CEORead about me
Scott joined TokBox in June 2013 to lead the marketing team. Prior to TokBox, Scott served as Vice President and GM of Cloud Services for LifeSize Communications, a division of Logitech, where his team developed and operated a hosted enterprise video conferencing software and service solution. While at Logitech Scott also served as VP and GM of the SightSpeed Product Group which developed consumer video solutions bundled with Logitech hardware products.
Prior to Logitech, Scott was President and COO of SightSpeed Inc., a private video communications company that was acquired by Logitech in 2008. Scott's earlier experience includes management positions at Ask Jeeves Business Solutions, Iomega Corporation, Arthur Andersen Business Consulting. and various roles in commercial banking.
Scott holds a BS in Finance from the University of Dayton and an MBA in Marketing from Vanderbilt UniversityRead less
CTORead about me
Badri oversees the engineering, QA, and support departments at TokBox. Badri joined TokBox in October 2008 from the Core Operating Systems Division (COSD) of Microsoft. As part of the Windows Fundamentals team, Badri led the development of high-performance application-based telemetry services that are integral to Windows 7. He also played a key role in building the Application Compatibility Toolkit (ACT) for prior versions of Windows. Badri began his career as a software developer at BEA Systems (acquired by Oracle) where he applied formal techniques for static analysis to the company's flagship Weblogic product suite.
Badri holds an MS in Computer Science from Stanford University with an emphasis on systems software and algorithms for large data sets. He also holds a B.Tech in Information Technology from the University of Madras.Read less
Director of Business AnalyticsRead about me
Mike has been instrumental in inculcating everyone at TokBox with a stalwart determination to better understand our products, services, and developers through the use of data. With his unique ability to distill insight from information and syndicate those insights, Mike has enabled the agile TokBox staff to rapidly and confidently deliver innovation in the OpenTok API.
Prior to joining TokBox, Mike toured his Irish folk-rock band, Culann’s Hounds, across the United States, through Ireland and the United Kingdom, and eventually reached as far as Stockholm, Sweden.
Mike started his career as a staff mathematician in hydrologic science consulting, applying his BS in Applied Mathematics from California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo. He then went on to garner his MS in Operations Research from Stanford University where he focused on optimization and decision analysis. Mike went on to spend ten years in consumer finance, rising to Senior Vice President of Information Management at Providian Financial.Read less
Director of EngineeringRead about me
Before joining TokBox Adam worked as an independent contractor building web applications for the New South Wales (Australia) government. Prior to that he worked at CoCo, an e-learning research center at the University of Sydney, building real-time collaborative learning applications. Adam holds a Bachelor’s in Software Engineering from the University of Sydney.Read less
Director of ProductRead about me
Melih Onvural is Director of Product at TokBox, developers and operators of the OpenTok platform. With a background in Software Engineering, Melih has spent the past four years prototyping, evangelizing and shepherding the OpenTok platform from a web-only Flash client, to a cross-platform, protocol neutral offering. He now focuses on delivering a truly endpoint agnostic live video platform bringing the highest quality face-to-face experience wherever people want to communicate.
Melih has a Master's degree in Computer Science and an undergraduate degree in Economics from NC State University in Raleigh, NC.Read less
Chairman of the BoardRead about me
Ian Small is CEO, Communications Services at Telefónica Digital, where he is responsible for all digital communications products and offerings, including the TU Go and OpenTok services. Ian is a thought leader in WebRTC communications, having joined Telefónica Digital as Chief Executive Officer at TokBox, providers of the leading WebRTC video chat platform, OpenTok. Before joining TokBox, Ian spent six years with Mark Logic Corporation, during which time he helped guide the company from initial venture funding through to its leadership position for scalable, high-performance XML databases.
Previously, Ian was the Chief Strategist and Knowledge Officer at marchFirst and USWeb/CKS, and Chief Technology Officer at CKS Group, where Ian held a broad executive mandate which included corporate strategy, market positioning, knowledge management and merger integration. Ian started his Silicon Valley career at Apple Computer, where he was a member of the Human Interface Group and was responsible for the engineering management and product release of QuickTime VR.Read less
TokBox—provider of the OpenTok face-to-face video platform—is transforming how people communicate in the digital world. We’re looking for talented people who want to revolutionize how face-to-face communications happens on all Internet-connected devices, and who want to have some fun along the way.
TokBox team members like to work together, embrace direct communication, enjoy inventing creative solutions to most challenges, and are driven to succeed. We team locally and at distance, embrace opportunities to experience and work with diverse cultures, and like to solve difficult problems. We are passionate about changing the way the world communicates.
If that sounds like you, then take a look at the positions we’re hiring for and drop us a line.
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