WE BACK EVERYTHING VIDEO Creators & Collaborators Media & Entertainment

Powerful cloud-based SaaS for creating and delivering impactful video and entertainment efficiently and at scale.

Backlight is a media technology holding company that has acquired award-winning software businesses in video content ideation, production, post production, distribution and analysis.

Video-forward organizations rely on Backlight’s technology and team to solve their mission-critical business and operational challenges.

Backed by leading growth equity investment firm PSG, Backlight has scaled its revenue, team and solutions rapidly with the acquisition of five, fast-growing media technology brands: Celtx, ftrack, iconik, Wildmoka and Zype.

OUR BUSINESS UNITS

OUR TEAM

Ben Kaplan

CEO, Backlight

Marisa Linardos

CFO, Backlight

Fredrik Limsater

CEO, ftrack

Mike Green

Chief Growth Officer, Backlight

Parham Azimi

CEO, iconik

Luke Hankins

VP, IT and Infrastructure, Backlight

Mark Kennedy

CEO, Celtx

Kate Latham

VP, People and Culture, Backlight

Cristian Livadiotti

CEO, Wildmoka

Kiní Schoop

VP, Corporate Communications, Backlight

Ed Laczynski

CEO, Zype

PRESS

Celtx Introduces Celtx Gem: A Major Update to Its Narrative Design Solution for Video Game and Interactive Media Creators

ftrack wins 2022 NAB Show Product of the Year Award

ftrack, iconik, Zype and Wildmoka Return to NAB Show as Backlight Business Units

ftrack reimagines ftrack Review and launches cineSync 5, the next generation of media review

Zype to Preview New Capabilities for OTT Apps Publishing, Analytics and Monetization at NAB Show

With $200M+ Investment Led by PSG, Backlight Announces Company Launch and Five Media Tech Acquisitions

ftrack Announces its Acquisition by Backlight, a New Global Media Technology Company

Iconik Announces its Acquisition by Backlight, a New Global Media Technology Company

Celtx Announces its Acquisition by Backlight, a New Global Media Technology Company

Wildmoka Announces its Acquisition by Backlight, a New Global Media Technology Company

Zype Announces its Acquisition by Backlight, a New Global Media Technology Company

Zype Acquires MAZ Systems to Extend Leading Video API and Infrastructure Platform with No-Code TV and Mobile App Publishing Framework

Iconik’s 2022 Media Stats Report Reveals 886% Increase in AI Usage Continued Increase in Remote Collaboration and Cloud Media Management

LiveLike and Wildmoka Partner to Take Audience Experience and Engagement to the Next Level

ftrack Review March 2022 update

CAREERS

At Backlight, we provide software that empowers creativity and collaboration throughout the video value chain. Each business unit is unique. Collectively, we share a culture of mutual trust and respect, inclusivity, and a passion for making an impact in the lives of our customers. We are always on the lookout for talented people to join our team!

Search for open roles within our network of award-winning businesses.


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