Maymann joined AOL in 2011 through the acquisition of video advertising company GoViral, which he founded in 2005. GoViral was an early innovator in online video production and distribution, and became an integral piece of AOL's growing video business. Since joining AOL, Maymann has served in several roles including Senior Vice President of International and most recently as CEO of the Huffington Post, where he has made international expansion, profitable growth, and improved video operations his three key priorities. As President of Content and Consumer Brands at AOL, Maymann leads AOL's portfolio of content brands, as well as AOL's content strategy and OTT operations, which altogether reach a global audience of around 400 million unique visitors every month.
VideoInk's list, honors industry movers and shakers who are shaping the future of the business. VideoInk observes that this year has been especially interesting as new subscription video-on-demand (VOD) businesses emerge daily and content companies, from old timers to newer players, compete for viewers and revenue.
Congratulations to the other Power Sixers!
- Jonathan Skogmo, CEO and Co-Founder, Jukin Media
- Allen DeBevoise, Investor, ThirdWave Capital and Chairman, Machinima
- Judy McGrath, CEO and Co-Founder, Astronauts Wanted
- Susanne Daniels,VP, YouTube Originals
- Ted Sarandos, Chief Content Officer, Netflix