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Dolby Laboratories, Inc. (DLB)

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46.59 Up 0.19(0.41%) Aug 22, 4:01PM EDT
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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

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Index Membership:N/A
Sector:Technology
Industry:Diversified Electronics
Full Time Employees:1,597

Business Summary 

Dolby Laboratories, Inc. provides products, services, and technologies for various stages in the content creation, distribution, and playback process in the entertainment industry worldwide. It designs and manufactures video and audio products for the film production, cinema, and television broadcast industries. The company offers digital cinema products used for digital encoding, distribution, and playback; and digital 3D products that deliver a 3D image with an existing digital cinema server and white (or silver) screen. Its products also include digital media adapters used to convert existing analog cinema audio systems to the latest digital audio technologies; and film-based cinema processors used to read, decode, and playback a film soundtrack and calibrate the sound system in a movie theater. In addition, the company provides Dolby Atmos, an object-oriented platform enabling precision and flexibility in sound placement; and broadcast products used to encode, transmit, and decode multiple channels of high quality audio for DTV and HDTV program production and broadcast distribution. Further, it offers professional reference video monitor used during the production and post-production of cinematic and video content, as well as provides services to support film production, television broadcast, and music production. The company licenses its technologies to software vendors and original equipment manufacturers various devices and systems, and personal computers, as well as to audio and video conference service providers and movie theatres. Dolby Laboratories, Inc. sells its products directly to customers, and through dealers and distributors. 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 Aug 1, 2014 is 8. The pillar scores are Audit: 1; Board: 4; Shareholder Rights: 6; Compensation: 10.
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 PayExercised
Mr. Kevin J. Yeaman , 48
Chief Exec. Officer, Pres, Director and Member of Stock Plan Committee
1.97M0.00
Mr. Lewis Chew , 51
Chief Financial Officer, Principal Accounting Officer and Exec. VP
907.00K0.00
Mr. Andy Sherman , 47
Exec. VP, Gen. Counsel and Sec.
856.00K0.00
Mr. Michael Bergeron , 57
Sr. VP of Worldwide Sales and Field Operations
772.00K0.00
Mr. Michael Rockwell , 47
Exec. VP of Advanced Technology Group
1.14M0.00
Amounts are as of Dec 31, 2013 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.
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