• www.digitalmediawire.com

  • 2019

Sessions Info

February 05, 2019
12:15 PM - 12:45 PM
Pacific II

Eyal Baumel

Eyal is the CEO of Yoola, one of the largest YouTube Multi-Channel-Networks  (MCNs) in the world with more than 8.5 billion monthly views and 1 billion subscribers across the network. Yoola works with international creators and brands to develop, promote, operate, distribute, and commercialize new and existing products, events, content, and IP.

Yoola is also one of the largest international development and distribution networks in China, working with leading publishers and brands such as Blossom, So yummy, and the NBA's Portland Trail Blazers.

Prior to Yoola, Eyal was the co-founder of Bites, a voting-based participation platform that allowed publishers, influencers and brands to discover public opinion and increase engagement, distribution and monetization by creating polls and trivia questions. The Bites platform partnered with Fox Sports, Miami Heat, American Music Awards, Billboard Music Awards, Eat24, and VegasInsider, as well as influencers such as Justin Bieber, Usher, and Ariana Grande via the Bkstg app, and international TV shows like Master Chef and Big Brother.

Eyal holds a BA in Communication and New Media studies from the Interdisciplinary Center (IDC). Eyal is also a graduate of the Zell Entrepreneurship Program at the IDC, the Merage Executive Leadership Program at the University of California, Irvine (UCI), and the The Business of Entertainment, Media, and Sports program at Harvard Business School.