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Wistia Inc.
Wistia screen shot
Type of business Private
Type of site
Video hosting service
Founded (April 2006 (2006-04))
Headquarters 17 Tudor Street, Cambridge,
, United States
Area served Worldwide
Founder(s) Chris Savage, Brendan Schwartz
Industry Internet
Slogan(s) Host, Manage, and Track your videos with the best marketing tools in the (known) universe
Website Wistia.com
(see list of localized domain names)
Alexa rank 3,472 (April 2014)[1]
Registration Required (Trial signups and memberships allow access to uploading, managing, and tracking videos)
Launched April 2006 (2006-04)
Current status Active

Wistia Inc. is an internet video hosting and analytics company that was founded in April 2006 by Brown University graduates Chris Savage and Brendan Schwartz.[2] Its aim was to help filmmakers collaborate remotely online.


Wistia is the video platform of choice for businesses both small and large. Through simple, intuitive and powerful products spanning from free and premium video hosting solutions, to video creation and editing tools like Soapbox, Wistia reduces the barriers to better business communications for teams including marketing, sales, support, HR, and more. With Wistia, everyone, regardless of their experience-level, can create, host, manage, distribute, and analyze great-looking video that fuels stronger, more human connections.

Founded in 2006 in Cambridge, Massachusetts, more than 300,000 businesses across 50 countries depend on Wistia to power more creative and authentic communications, including: HubSpot, MailChimp, Sephora, Starbucks, and Tiffany & Co. Learn more at wistia.com and follow us on Facebook and Twitter @wistia.


  1. ^ "Wistia.com Site Info". Alexa Internet. Retrieved April 21, 2014. 
  2. ^ Summers, Nick (January 23, 2013). "Learn how to script, film and edit great video with hosting startup Wistia's new Learning Center". TheNextWeb.com. Retrieved February 1, 2013. 

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