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35 Reviews
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DivX President and CEO David C. (Dave) Habinger
David C. (Dave) Habinger
2 Ratings
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    Awesome People! Lack of new ideas.

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at DivX full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Awesome people, awesome place to work

    Cons

    No new ideas
    Brand has been depricated

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Give people something to be excited about and work hard on.
    Generate new ways to monetize the codec and get people to like DivX again

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

DivX Interviews

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    Product Marketing Manager Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  San Diego, CA
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in San Diego, CA
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 3+ weeks - interviewed at DivX in August 2013.

    Interview Details

    Screening call / Call with Hiring Manager / Face-to-Face with 5 members of the teams / offer.

    The issue was that I never received the offer, because the company reneged on it days before the start-date. Horrible company, horrible people who do not know what they are doing. It's no wonder why Rovi is selling them after a year...

    Interview Questions
    Negotiation Details
    Easy and really unprofessional. Not in a good way
    Accepted Offer
    Negative Experience

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Website www.divx.com
Headquarters San Diego, CA
Size 150 to 499 Employees
Founded Unknown
Type Subsidiary or Business Segment
Industry Media
Revenue $10 to $25 million (USD) per year

FX from DVDs benefit from DivX, a digital media format for content playback, creation, and distribution. The company's video compression-decompression (or codec) software library has been downloaded more than 300 million times. The firm distributes the DivX software through its own website, and through licenses with consumer video hardware manufacturers such as Samsung and Philips. In addition to hardware and software licensing revenue, DivX makes money from advertising and content distribution. A group of former company executives including previous CEO Kevin Hell founded... More

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