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Dolby Laboratories, Inc. (DLB)

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Dolby Laboratories, Inc.

1275 Market Street
San Francisco, CA 94103
United States
415-558-0200
http://www.dolby.com

SectorTechnology
IndustryDiversified Electronics
Full Time Employees2,030

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedAge
Mr. Kevin J. YeamanChief Exec. Officer, Pres and Director1.34M1.61M51
Mr. Lewis ChewChief Financial Officer and Exec. VP786.78k441.98k54
Mr. Andrew ShermanExec. VP, Gen. Counsel and Corp. Sec.768.93kN/A50
Mr. Robert BorchersChief Marketing Officer and Sr. VP690.03kN/A52
Mr. Craig ToddChief Technology Officer and Sr. VPN/AN/AN/A
Amounts are as of December 31, 2016 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.

Description

Dolby Laboratories, Inc. creates audio and imaging 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, as well as HEVC, a digital video codec with higher bandwidth efficiency used in a range of media 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 headquartered in San Francisco, California.

Corporate Governance

Dolby Laboratories, Inc.’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of August 1, 2017 is 5. The pillar scores are Audit: 1; Board: 2; Shareholder Rights: 6; Compensation: 5.

Corporate governance scores courtesy of Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS). Scores indicate decile rank relative to index or region. A decile score of 1 indicates lower governance risk, while a 10 indicates higher governance risk.