Jon Oringer


Jon Oringer is the founder and CEO of Shutterstock Inc. (NYSE:SSTK), the world’s leading provider of commercial stock videos, photos and illustrations. As a dynamic, two-sided creative marketplace, Shutterstock currently has 40,000 contributing artists providing 30 million images to 750,000 customers around the world. The company recently surpassed 350 million paid image downloads and maintains offices in several cities around the world, including New York, Berlin, San Francisco and London. With over 40,000 artists in 100 countries, and 30 million photos, illustrations and video clips, Shutterstock has become the leading resource for licensable stock imagery worldwide. Jon founded the company a decade ago in his New York City apartment, and has since licensed 350 million images, taken Shutterstock public on the New York Stock Exchange, and disrupted an entire industry by offering a new model for affordable rights-cleared media. With more than a million HD video clips, Shutterstock now counts some of the largest production houses, film studios and ad agencies among its 750,000 customers.

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The Economist


Fast Company


Video: Video: Jon Oringer in conversation with Scott Gerber


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