Co-Founder, SVP Operations, Samba TV
Alvir Navin is Co-Founder and SVP of Operations at Samba TV, where he helped pioneer Samba’s ACR technology that powers the industry’s most comprehensive source of TV viewership data. Before Samba TV, Alvir was the Director of Content Services at BitTorrent, the first communication protocol for peer-to-peer file sharing used to distribute data and electronic files over the Internet.
Samba TV is a San Francisco-based data and analytics company focused on a next-generation television experience that helps viewers discover and engage with relevant content, and enables brands and agencies to effectively address and measure that engagement effectively. Samba's insights are built on the world's most comprehensive source of real-time viewership data across broadcast, cable TV, OTT, and digital media. Through software embedded in smart TVs, enhanced by set-top boxes and mapped to connected devices, Samba TV amplifies media investment and activates cross-screen campaigns. For more information, please visit www.samba.tv or follow @samba_tv on Twitter.