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    Dolby Laboratories, Inc. (DLB)

    34.03 Up 0.06(0.18%) 1:15PM EDT - NYSE Real Time Price
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    Dolby Laboratories, Inc.
    100 Potrero Avenue
    San Francisco, CA 94103
    United States - Map
    Phone: 415-558-0200
    Fax: 415-645-4000
    Website: http://www.dolby.com

    Index Membership:N/A
    Industry:Diversified Electronics
    Full Time Employees:1,667

    Business Summary 

    Dolby Laboratories, Inc. creates audio, imaging, and communication technologies that transform entertainment and communications at the cinema, at home, at work, and on mobile devices. The company develops and licenses its audio technologies, including Dolby Digital Plus for digital television, mobile, and Internet-based content service applications; Dolby Digital, a digital audio coding technology that provides multichannel sound in the home and theaters; and AAC & HE-AAC, which are high quality audio coding technologies used for broadcast, download, and streaming content. Its audio technologies also comprise Dolby TrueHD, an audio delivery technology for content providers; Dolby Atmos, an object-oriented platform providing unparalleled precision and flexibility in sound placement to deliver immersive sound; and Dolby Voice, an audio conferencing technology. In addition, the company designs and manufactures audio and imaging products consisting of digital cinema products, digital 3D products, Dolby Atmos processors, and broadcast products for the film production, cinema, and television broadcast industries. Further, it offers an array of services to support theatrical and television production for cinema exhibition, broadcast, and home entertainment. The company serves film studios, content creators, post-production facilities, cinema operators, broadcasters, and video game designers. It sells its products directly to the end users, as well as through dealers and distributors worldwide. The company was founded in 1965 and is based in San Francisco, California.

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    Corporate Governance 
    Dolby Laboratories, Inc.’s ISS Governance QuickScore as of Oct 1, 2015 is 7. The pillar scores are Audit: 1; Board: 5; Shareholder Rights: 6; Compensation: 9.
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    Key Executives 
    Mr. Kevin J. Yeaman , 49
    Chief Exec. Officer, Pres, Director and Member of Stock Plan Committee
    Mr. Lewis Chew , 52
    Chief Financial Officer and Exec. VP
    Mr. Michael Bergeron , 58
    Sr. VP of Worldwide Sales and Field Operations
    Mr. Robert Borchers , 50
    Chief Marketing Officer and Sr. VP
    Mr. David E. Dolby BSE, MBA, 38
    Board Consultant, Director and Member of Technology Strategy Committee
    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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