2017 Speaker

Rudy
Ellis

CEO of Switchboard Live

2017 Speaker

Rudy
Ellis

CEO of Switchboard Live

Rudiger Ellis, also known as Rudy is the CEO of Switchboard Live; a cloud computing company that helps users manage live and produced video, create workflows and collaborate with the data they need across various live video platforms, to improve audience engagement.

Rudy has been in various senior leadership roles over the past ten years in both network operations and live streaming services. He was the Director of Streaming Services while at NeuLion for close to 3 years and was responsible for implementing and leading both the Digital Broadcast and Live Services team while at XOS Digital.

After leaving XOS Digital, Rudy and three other former XOS Digital employees started Switchboard Live in August of 2014. Their first product Joicaster simplifies the process of publishing live video to over 30+ destinations simultaneously; i.e. Facebook Live, YouTube, Periscope, Twitch, UStream, AppleTV. Rudy is charged with leading the vision of the company; to empower their partners with simplified workflows to connect, engage and increase their viewing audience. Switchboard Live, is based in Orlando, FL and has worked with partners such as; Electronic Arts, Dell, Disney Interactive, Monster Energy, and the Conan O’Brien show.

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