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    Avid Technology, Inc. (AVID)

    17.95 Up 0.36(2.05%) 1:52PM EDT - Nasdaq Real Time Price
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    Avid Technology, Inc.
    75 Network Drive
    Burlington, MA 01803
    United States - Map
    Phone: 978-640-6789
    Website: http://www.avid.com

    Index Membership:N/A
    Industry:Multimedia & Graphics Software
    Full Time Employees:1,413

    Business Summary 

    Avid Technology, Inc. develops, markets, sells, and supports software and hardware for digital media content production, management, and distribution in the United States, the other Americas, Europe, the Middle East, Africa, and the Asia-Pacific. The company offers various professional video creative tools, including Media Composer product line, which is used to edit television programs, commercials, and films; NewsCutter option and iNews systems for news production; and Avid Symphony option that is used during post-production. It also provides video storage and server solutions comprising Avid ISIS shared storage systems; and media management solutions, such as MediaCentral | UX Web- and mobile-based apps that enables interplay asset management solutions by providing access to media assets for media professionals. In addition, the company offers audio products and solutions, such as Pro Tools digital audio software and workstation solutions that facilitate the audio production process; complementary control surfaces and consoles; VENUE, a family of console products for mixing audio for live sound reinforcement; and Sibelius-branded software that allows users to create, edit, and publish musical scores. Additionally, it offers workflow design and consulting, program and project management, system installation and commissioning, and role-based product level training services. The company markets and sells its products and solutions to customers in broadcast and media, video and audio post, and professional markets through a network of sales representatives, independent distributors, value-added resellers, dealers, and retailers, as well as through digital sales channels. Avid Technology, Inc. was founded in 1987 and is headquartered in Burlington, Massachusetts.

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    Corporate Governance 
    Avid Technology, Inc.’s ISS Governance QuickScore as of Feb 1, 2014 is 10. The pillar scores are Audit: 10; Board: 5; Shareholder Rights: 10; Compensation: 10.
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    Key Executives 
    Mr. Louis Hernandez Jr., 48
    Chairman, Chief Exec. Officer and Pres
    Mr. John Wilbert Frederick , 52
    Chief Financial Officer, Chief Admin. Officer and Exec. VP
    Mr. Christopher C. Gahagan , 51
    Sr. VP of Products and Technology
    Mr. Jason A. Duva , 42
    VP, Gen. Counsel and Corp. Sec.
    Mr. Jeff Rosica , 53
    Sr. VP of Worldwide Field Operations
    Amounts are as of Dec 31, 2014 and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay is salary, bonuses, etc.Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year.
    Currency in USD.
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