The company was founded by Mr. Brad Hunt, a digital media technologist who has worked with clients in the consumer electronics, computer, television, and motion picture industries.
Previous to consulting, Mr. Hunt was the Executive Vice President & Chief Technology Officer for the Motion Picture Association of America for nearly eight years. At the MPAA, he worked closely with the six major studios on content protection and anti-piracy initiatives and policymaking. He was involved in many cross-industry consortia and standards activities, such as the DVD Copy Control Association, the Digital Video Broadcasting (DVB) Project, CableLabs' OpenCable initiative, and the Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA).
Prior to the MPAA, he held the position of President & CEO of Cintel Inc., a manufacturer of digital film post-production hardware and software products. Prior to Cintel, he was the Senior VP of Technology for All Post Inc., a Los Angeles based video post house where he established one of the first DVD authoring and MPEG compression facilities in the U.S. He also had a long career at the Eastman Kodak Company where he held jobs in research & development, marketing, international sales, and strategic planning and was responsible for launching Kodak’s Digital Motion Imaging Division.
Mr. Hunt has a Bachelor of Science degree in Chemical Engineering from the Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology and an M.B.A. degree from the William E. Simon Graduate Business School at the University of Rochester. He is a member of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences and a Fellow of the Society of Motion Picture and Television Engineers.