Jakob Lodwick, October 2005
|Born||July 25, 1981
Lodwick was the initial web developer for CollegeHumor and the resulting Connected Ventures in 2004. When he was a part of the founding team at Connected Ventures, Lodwick co-created Vimeo and came up with the name, a portmanteau of video and me. In 2006 Vimeo was acquired by Barry Diller's IAC/Interactive Corp, and Lodwick was fired in late 2007. Lodwick became internet famous for co-founding Vimeo, achieving good fortune in business at a young age, plus being public with his intimate experiences and candid personal reflections.
After departing Vimeo, Lodwick worked as an independent creative engineer, launching Pummelvision, software that assembles your photos into stories with music.
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