Daniel J. O'Brien Named Chairman of Digitalsmiths
RALEIGH-DURHAM, N.C. – July 16, 2007 – Daniel O'Brien has been named chairman of the board of Digitalsmiths Corporation, a digital video asset management technology company. In June, Digitalsmiths announced that it raised $6 million in its first round of venture financing from The Aurora Funds, Chrysalis Ventures and individual investors. Since December 2006, O'Brien has focused on strategy and business development for TV Anywhere. He will continue to serve in this role and as director of the board of Gotuit Media Corp. Digitalsmith's technology platform, called Videosense, provides broadband video indexing and contextual ad-matching technology, which integrate with existing online ad networks.