DLB - Dolby Laboratories, Inc.

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Dolby Laboratories, Inc.

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

SectorConsumer Cyclical
IndustryMedia - Diversified
Full Time Employees2,151

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear Born
Mr. Kevin J. YeamanPres, CEO & Director1.7M7.03M1966
Mr. Lewis ChewExec. VP & CFO924.69k1.68M1963
Mr. Andy ShermanExec. VP, Gen. Counsel & Corp. Sec.940.18k3.98M1967
Mr. Todd PendletonSr. VP & Chief Marketing Officer830.86kN/A1972
Mr. Giles BakerSr. VP of Consumer Entertainment801.23k1.13M1976
Amounts are as of December 31, 2018 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, such as AAC & HE-AAC, a digital audio codec solution used for TVs, set-top boxes (STBs), personal computers (PCs), gaming consoles, mobile devices, and digital radio; AVC, a digital video codec with high bandwidth efficiency used in media devices; Dolby AC-4, an audio coding technology that delivers new audio experiences to a range of playback devices; and Dolby Atmos technology for home theaters, cinemas, device speakers, mobile devices, and headphones. Its audio technologies also include Dolby Digital, a digital audio coding technology that provides multichannel sound to applications; Dolby Digital Plus, a digital audio coding technology that offers audio transmission for a range of media applications; Dolby TrueHD, a digital audio coding technology providing encoding for Blu-ray discs and home theaters; Dolby Vision, an imaging technology for cinema and media devices; Dolby Voice, an audio conferencing technology; and HEVC, a digital video codec with high bandwidth efficiency to support for media devices. In addition, the company designs and manufactures digital cinema servers, cinema processors, amplifiers, loudspeakers, hardware components, video conferencing solutions, and other products for the cinema, television, broadcast, and entertainment industries. Further, it offers various 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 July 29, 2019 is 7. The pillar scores are Audit: 1; Board: 3; Shareholder Rights: 10; Compensation: 3.

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.