/// Ran Harnevo, Senior Vice President of Video, The AOL On Network
Ran Harnevo, Senior Vice President of Video, The AOL On Network
As SVP of video at AOL, Ran Harnevo leads The AOL On Network, a curated video experience across 14 content channels, programmed with the most relevant video on every topic. The AOL On Network reaches 57M viewers on 40+ AOL owned & operated properties, as well as partner sites and multiple devices. Harnevo’s team recently launched AOL On, a premium video destination that’s continuously programmed with all the video viewers should be watching now. In addition, Harnevo overseas the creation and production of high-quality original programming at AOL.
Harnevo provides years of industry experience as co-founder and CEO of 5min Media, which he successfully led to be the largest online video syndication platform for news, entertainment and lifestyle videos. Acquired by AOL in September 2010, 5min Media had a library of more than 300,000 categorized, tagged and rated videos from more than 1,000 of the world’s largest media companies and professional independent video producers. 5min Media’s library and proprietary video solutions are now part of The AOL On Network.
Prior to starting 5min Media, Harnevo worked as a reporter and deputy editor at Tel-Aviv Magazine. After serving in the Israeli air force for 7 years, Harnevo studied Philosophy and Computer Science at Tel Aviv University, but never graduated.
Currently, Harnevo resides in New York.