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27 Companies
Chive Media Group
Digital Media • eCommerce
Chive Media is always on the lookout for top talent for our growing organization. Headquartered in Austin, TX, with offices in Chicago, LA, New York and San Francisco, we offer opportunities across a variety of divisions ranging from digital media and e-commerce to live events and charity.

Dental Benefits
Vision Benefits
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+15
91
Local Employees
Austin
Location
Powerhouse Animation Studios, Inc.
Digital Media • Gaming
Powerhouse Animation is a full service creative agency that produces work for a variety of industries including TV, film, video games, advertising, and corporate explainer videos.

Dental Benefits
Health Insurance Benefits
401(K)
+5
75
Local Employees
Austin
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Weeve
News + Entertainment • Social Media
Weeve solves many of the social and logistical barriers millennials face when coordinating in-person events, making it easier to maintain deeper face-to-face relationships. Using preference data and availability, Weeve finds the perfect event for you and your friends, wherever you are.
Austin
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PetParent
Digital Media • News + Entertainment
PetParent provides quality content, community and tips to help you give the best care to your furry friends.
StoryFit
Artificial Intelligence • News + Entertainment
StoryFit delivers artificial intelligence insights and machine learning solutions for the book publishing, movie, and television production industries.
Austin
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Time To Break
News + Entertainment
TimеTоBrеаk iѕ оnе оf world's lеаding sources fоr dаilу celebrity content. Wе сrеаtе content thаt users wаnt tо read аnd ѕhаrе with thеir friеndѕ. Cоntеntѕ you will gеt frоm uѕ iѕ nоt only about celebrity nеwѕ уоu will get nеwѕ аbоut travel, ѕсiеnсе, nature еtс, there аrе numerous орtiоnѕ fоr уоu tо choose frоm, you will bе spoilt with choices.
20
Local Employees
Tastemade
Food • News + Entertainment

Tastemade is a video platform built for the mobile generation where Tastemakers come together to discover and share their passion for great food and travel. We bring this to life on every screen from smartphones to connected TV’s for a global comm

Austin
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Total Frat Move
News + Entertainment

TotalFratMove.com is the #1 comedy destination on the internet among college undergrads, according to the 2011 Youth Trends Lifestyle Report. It embodies the hilarious "frat" comedy that we at GRANDEX came to love back in college. TFM offers a satiric and often unabashedly blunt genre of comedy from the perspective of America's privileged youth.

Austin
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Plot Guru
Gaming • News + Entertainment
Plot Guru is a mobile application that makes watching television more interactive. It allows viewers to compete with each other through real-time games and trivia while watching their favorite shows. Plot Guru is played alongside streaming TV – it syncs with the show being viewed, sending users game content relevant to what's happening on-screen.
4
Local Employees
Austin
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Audio Press
News + Entertainment • Mobile

Audio Press is a better way to consume the news and content that matter most to you. While we normally spend hours sifting through headlines to find a few gems, Audio Press does the work for you by summarizing the important stories for you. Audio Press then sends you an audio file with all of your news read aloud by a professional voice actor.

Austin
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uStudio
News + Entertainment
We decide what to buy, what to believe, and who we are by the content of this medium. In a matter of seconds, something impossible becomes fact: we watch Neil Armstrong walk on the face of the moon, and humanity enters the cosmos together. And while video is now everywhere, the technical requirements for delivering, experiencing and measuring video...
Knowingly
News + Entertainment
Knowingly is an Austin-based Internet publishing startup.
Austin
Location
Grandex
eCommerce • News + Entertainment

Creators and curators of entertainment content and awesome products.

Austin
Location
Cheggin
News + Entertainment • Social Media

Cheggin is a social app that brings friends together to share the excitement of watching sports in real time. 

Live sporting events are the most watched television programs in the world and over 50% of sports fans who use social media to follow sports now do so during the game. Yet there's no social network dedicated to connecting friends while...

Austin
Location
Native Commerce
eCommerce • News + Entertainment
Develops verticals with content, driving a dedicated audience, whom we serve with unabashed dedication through digital programming and an ever-evolving inventory of cool stuff. Native Commerce is news, survival and preparedness, homesteading, DIY crafts, and even makeup. And that’s only naming a few.
Austin
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JamFeed
News + Entertainment • Music
JamFeed is a personalized music news feed that keeps you up to date with all your favorite artists bands and festivals.
5
Local Employees
Austin
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Wide Open Spaces
News + Entertainment
WOS, Inc. provides content, commerce, and community for all things hunting, fishing, shooting, and outdoors. The company was founded in 2011 and is based in Austin, Texas.
Austin
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Front Gate Tickets
eCommerce • News + Entertainment
Front Gate Tickets is one of the world’s leading providers of turnkey, end-to-end ticketing, fulfillment, marketing and RFID solutions for large scale music festivals, entertainment events, artists and venues. Front Gate clients include Austin City Limits, Lollapalooza, EDC Las Vegas, Bonnaroo, Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival, and the X...
98
Local Employees
Austin
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Backtracks
News + Entertainment • Big Data
Backtracks is the world's most advanced podcast analytics and hosting platform. Backtracks aims to expand podcasting and podcast advertising by making it easy to measure, optimize, and target audio at an unprecedented level. We help podcasts make more money.
Austin
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The Magazine Channel
News + Entertainment

STACKS, an app from The Magazine Channel, curates digital magazine articles for readers based on their topics of interest, rather than limiting them to a certain magazine. 

News + Entertainment Jobs in Austin

Director of Marketing, CHIVE TV/Atmosphere

Chive Media Group
Austin
4 days ago
+16
Chive Media Group is looking for a Director of Marketing to join our CHIVE TV (now called Atmosphere) team in all it’s marketing efforts. Atmosphere is the world's 1st ambient TV platform with contoured audio-optional channels, updated regularly. The service is both B2B and and B2C. The B2B business services any venue that has a passive audience that needs to be entertained (e.g. bars, restaurants, gyms, etc) and the B2C business services viewers that are hungry for a break from the cacophony of modern day TV.

Junior Motion Graphics Designer

Chive Media Group
Austin
5 days ago
+16
Ideal candidate is a designer that just so happens to be really freaking good at After Effects, is passionate about what they do. Organized, takes direction well, team player, not afraid to think outside the box. Challenges themselves to create original styles and not limit themselves to a single go-to look. Strong familiarity with Adobe After Effects, as well as plug-ins such as Trapcode Particular and Element 3D. Work hand in hand with marketing to deliver a quality on-brand product that meets clients expectations. Create custom assets to package/complement a wide array of licensed video content.

VP of Channel Sales - Atmosphere

Chive Media Group
Austin
5 days ago
+16
The Vice President, Channel Sales for Atmosphere will be responsible for building out and managing a national distribution network for Atmosphere TV, a leading digital out of home ambient TV marketplace. This role will oversee all aspects of distribution including sales, operations, account management, fulfillment and customer service. Responsible for hiring, leading, and equipping sales and account management teams this individual will manage teams targeting businesses of all sizes, across many verticals across the United States including, bars & restaurants, gyms & health clubs, medical offices, hotels, airlines, casinos, cruise lines and more.

Marketing Specialist

Chive Media Group
Austin
1 week ago
+16
Chive Media Group is looking for a kick ass Marketing Specialist to help take our digital media marketing team to the next level. As our Marketing Specialist, you will manage all of theCHIVE's marketing channels and continue to optimize and grow those channels with the main goal of growing theCHIVE's fanbase. Chive Media Group's business is split between Media and eCommerce and this role focuses 80% of their time on media while working in concert with the eCommerce Head of Marketing to sell Chivery products via the media website.

Senior Recruiter

Chive Media Group
Austin
1 week ago
+16
Job Description: Aggressively sort through massive amounts of resumes for multiple open recs spanning multiple professional fields and discipline Own the full-cycle recruiting process for Atmosphere.tv (job posting, resume review, candidate screening, interview coordination and closing offers) Work cross-functionally with other hiring managers to firmly, yet tactfully keep them on track and on target for their aggressive hiring needs Build and maintain a pipeline and network of candidates and potential candidates as positions are posted Continue to be the touchpoint for candidates once they have accepted, through onboarding