DVDO, Inc. delivers award-winning video connectivity solutions for professional installers and end users. DVDO’s video switchers, wireless adapters and video processors feature advanced technologies to provide professional-quality video from multiple sources across a wide range of displays.
Doug Fealtman has been a Silicon Valley senior executive and innovator in the semiconductor, video signal processing and HDMI connectivity industry for the past 19 years. As CEO, he has lead his teams at Anchor Bay Technologies, DVDO and DVDO in the advancement of high performance video processing, HDMI transmission and distribution along with video image testing and calibration during a crucial period of the analog to digital television transition.
Mr. Fealtman has extensive senior management experience in the semiconductor and video processing industries where he has held multiple positions in sales, operations, and marketing at companies including DVDO and Westinghouse Electric. Mr. Fealtman co-founded Anchor Bay Technology in 2001 and served as the Chief Executive Officer. Prior to Anchor Bay, he had served as Chief Financial Officer of DVDO Inc., and later as General Manager of DVDO under DVDO. He also served as Vice President of Finance of Cendant Corp.
Some of the award-winning and popular products he fostered during his various positions at DVDO included the iScan video processor family, the Air 3C WirelessHD Adapters, the AVLab 4K Test Pattern Generator and Matrix Switchers that set the industry reference standards. DVDO has won numerous awards under his leadership including; Sound + Vision’s Top Pick, Residential Systems’ RESI Award, Technology Integrators’ Excite Award, CE Pro’s BEST Award, the CES Innovation Award, Audioholics’ LIVE Consumer Excellence Award Winner, Trusted Reviews’ Recommended award, Projector Reviews’ Special Interest Award, an HD Guru 5 out of 5 Hearts Award and the HomeTheaterReview.com Best Award.
Mr. Fealtman graduated from Lycoming College with a B.A. in business management and accounting, and received his M.B.A. from San Jose State University with high honors.
Bill Herz is an industry innovator in the fields of video, multimedia, visual computing and consumer electronics technology with more than 25 years of experience in Silicon Valley. His rich and diverse background in video R&D, Consumer Electronics and computer product innovations, technical marketing and executive leadership well establishes him to oversee, guide and lead DVDO’s new product direction as Chief Innovation Officer and VP of Product Management.
Prior to joining DVDO, Bill was the Chief Operating Officer and VP of Business Development at Faroudja Enterprises. Bill also spent 5 years as a Sr. Fellow and Chief Multimedia Technologist at AMD. His work and passion for innovation has helped in defining the future of video, multimedia and digital home products, while his customer focus has enabled many of these concepts to reach end users in high volume.
Bill has been granted 73 patents throughout his career. He has degrees in Electrical Engineering and Telecommunications Management from SUNY Binghamton and Syracuse University respectively. He is a pragmatic innovator who has been the lead or part of teams responsible for many TV, PC, and Consumer Electronics industry firsts for AMD, NVIDIA, Seagate, Ampex, and Sony, to name a few.
Bill has lead various teams with industry-changing technology and concept demonstrations at a number of prestigious events including CES, NAB, ETIA, SIGGRAPH, ISSCC, and SMPTE. Bill serves on several startup companies’ advisory boards, and is a member of IEEE and SMPTE.