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    Dolby Laboratories, Inc. (DLB)

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    Dolby Laboratories, Inc.
    1275 Market Street
    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:1,867

    Business Summary 

    Dolby Laboratories, Inc. creates audio, imaging, and voice 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 services; Dolby Digital, a digital audio coding technology that provides multichannel sound in the home; and AAC & HE-AAC, an audio coding technologies used to broadcast, download, and streaming content. Its audio technologies also comprise Dolby TrueHD, an audio coding technology for content providers; Dolby Atmos, an object-oriented audio technology for home theaters, device speakers, and headphones; Dolby AC-4, a digital audio coding system that addresses the current and future needs of broadcast and streaming entertainment services; Dolby Voice, an audio conferencing technology; and Dolby Vision, an imaging technology for cinema, digital television, and other consumer devices. In addition, the company designs and manufactures audio and imaging products, such as digital cinema servers, Dolby Cinema audio products, and other products for the film production, cinema, television, broadcast, and entertainment 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. Dolby Laboratories, Inc. 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 Apr 1, 2016 is 7. The pillar scores are Audit: 1; Board: 9; Shareholder Rights: 6; Compensation: 7.
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    Key Executives 
    Mr. Kevin J. Yeaman , 50
    Chief Exec. Officer, Pres, Director and Member of Stock Plan Committee
    Mr. Lewis Chew , 53
    Chief Financial Officer and Exec. VP
    Mr. Andy Sherman , 49
    Exec. VP, Gen. Counsel and Corp. Sec.
    Mr. Michael Bergeron , 59
    Sr. VP of Worldwide Sales & Field Operations
    Mr. Robert Borchers , 51
    Chief Marketing Officer and Sr. VP
    Amounts are as of Dec 31, 2015 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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