Jason Thibeault, Executive Director

As the Executive Director of the Streaming Video Alliance, Jason is responsible for managing the day-to-day operations of the organization, increasing/managing the membership, and evangelizing to press, analysts, and audiences worldwide. Prior to joining the Alliance, Jason spent eight years with Limelight Networks, one of the world’s leading CDNs, in a variety of roles including evangelist, marketing strategist, and product manager. Before that, Jason did a string of startups beginning in the late 90s, spinning out jdpower.com from J.D. Power and Associates, and ending in the mid 2000s with a mobile software venture. He is the inventor on a number of technical patents, a published author, and a regular columnist for Streaming Media Magazine.

You can find out more information about Jason on his LinkedIn Profile.

Florencia Dazzi, Account Director

As Account Director for the Alliance, Florencia manages various aspects of the organization, including daily operations, development of policies and procedures, finances, meeting and event planning, membership, and board and committee support.

Florencia has over 15 years of experience managing non-profit associations at Association Management Solutions (AMS) including the North America Network Operators’ Group (NANOG), the Optical Internetworking Forum (OIF), the Broadband Services Forum (BSF), and others.

Amber Winans, PR Director

As PR Director for the Alliance, Amber handles all of our public relations and communications.

In her day job, as Managing Director of Bhava Communications, she manages day-to-day operations where she provides strategic business and team leadership. Her contributions support the people-focused culture at Bhava, with emphasis on mentorship, career development and high-touch client relations. With more than 15 years in tech communications for B2B companies from startups to public corporations, Amber has deep experience in media and analyst relations, marketing, customer evangelist programs, media training, M&A communications, investor relations, crisis communications, channel PR, and employee and C-suite communications. Known for standout PR programs, she has been recognized with a Gold Stevie Award and honored as a PR News “Top Women in PR.”