Tag: Vimeo


Fox names Vimeo’s Anjali Sud as Tubi streaming service CEO; succeeds founder Farhad Massoudi

Fox Corp on Monday named Anjali Sud, the former longtime head of video-sharing platform Vimeo, as the chief executive of its free ad-supported streaming service Tubi.Sud recently stepped down as the CEO of Vimeo, after about nine years at the streaming platform. She will report into Tubi Media Group CEO Paul Cheesbrough. “Anjali is a highly accomplished executive in the technology and media industry with a passion and track record for strategic disruption and authentic leadership,” said Paul Cheesbrough, CEO of Tubi Media Group, in a statement today. He also revealed what the expectations are from Sud. “…  she is the perfect candidate to lead Tubi into a new era of creativity, growth and market leadership.”Before Vimeo, Sud held positions in finance, media and e-commerce at Time Warner...

Google Cuts Add to Tech Wipeout That’s Claimed Over 100,000 Jobs

Alphabet Inc.'s plan to reduce headcount by more than 6% — about 12,000 roles — is adding to mass job cuts that are accelerating at technology companies around the world.The tech sector announced 97,171 job cuts in 2022, up 649% compared to the previous year, according to consulting firm Challenger, Gray & Christmas Inc. Disclosures about cuts at Google's parent company, Microsoft Corp., and Amazon.com Inc. have added another 30,000 positions in January.Big tech companies like these benefitted from a boom in e-commerce spending and remote work that kicked off during the Covid-19 pandemic lockdowns in 2020. Now, many of these businesses are reporting disappointing growth rates and dealing with sagging share prices as customer behavior returns to normal. Their leaders are saying the...