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Jason Kilar      

Founder of Vessel; Former CEO of Hulu

Jason Kilar previously served as the CEO of Hulu, LLC, an online video joint venture of News Corp and NBC Universal. Jason joined Hulu after nearly a decade of experience at Amazon.com where he served in a variety of key leadership roles. After writing the original business plan for Amazon's entry into the video and DVD businesses, he ultimately became Vice President and General Manager of Amazon's North American media businesses, which included the company's books, music, video, and DVD categories. He later served as Senior Vice President, Worldwide Application Software, where he led an organization of hundreds of world-class technologists and reported directly to CEO Jeff Bezos. Jason began his career with The Walt Disney Company, where he worked for Disney Design & Development. He received his M.B.A. from Harvard Business School and graduated Phi Beta Kappa from the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, where he studied Business Administration and Journalism & Mass Communication.

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Former Hulu CEO Jason Kilar And CTO Richard Tom Re-Emerge To ...

Former Hulu CEO Jason Kilar and CTO Richard Tom are working on a new stealth startup, according to sources. While details of their plans are still a little..

Jason Kilar, Former Hulu CEO, Announces Investors in New Video ...

Jason Kilar, the former CEO of Hulu, has announced his next venture: Vessel, a startup building a multimedia service with a strong focus on video, whose ...

Hulu's ex-CEO starts paid video site for YouTube stars

Jason Kilar is launching Vessel, a service that will show users YouTube stars for a small fee.

Founding Hulu CEO Jason Kilar tells UNC grads 'You can persevere ...

Jason Kilar, founder of Hulu and a media and entertainment innovator, shared his story of perseverance with thousands of UNC-Chapel Hill graduates.

Hulu to Launch Showtime Premium Package | Variety

Hulu will sell Showtime Networks' Internet-streaming service to subscribers beginning in early July across an array of devices — giving Hulu more firepower to ...

Former Hulu CEO Jason Kilar's Vessel Launches To The Public ...

Former Hulu CEO Jason Kilar and CTO Richard Tom founded Vessel on the premise that folks would be willing to pay $2.99 per month to get content from ...

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