SkySong, The ASU Scottsdale Innovation Center, will welcome a prominent new tenant to its newest office building.
Brightcove, a pioneering force in the world of online video, signed a lease to occupy 13,000 square feet of the first floor of SkySong 4.
The company, relocating from Tempe, has nearly 5,000 customers in 70 countries is a leading provider of cloud services for video. It company offers a full suite of products and services that reduce the cost and complexity associated with publishing, distributing, measuring and monetizing video across devices.
â€œWe are very fortunate to have Brightcove become part of the SkySong community,â€ said Sharon Harper, President & CEO of Plaza Companies. â€œThey are truly pioneers in publishing video and they will fit right in with the other innovative technology companies that are already on the campus.â€
Brightcoveâ€™s presence at SkySong 4 helps accelerate the leasing momentum for the newest building at SkySong, which is scheduled to open later this fall. The 145,000 square foot building is the fourth office building to open at SkySong, with the other three near 100 percent occupancy.
Sethuraman Panchanathan, executive vice president of Knowledge Enterprise Development and chief research and innovation officer at Arizona State University, said that Brightcove is an ideal fit for the spirit of innovation and entrepreneurship at the heart of SkySong.
â€œBrightcove is just the kind of company that can thrive from being in the SkySong environment, and we are very pleased that they have chosen to locate here,â€ Panchanathan said. â€œItâ€™s yet another sign that SkySong has emerged as the go-to destination for technology companies in the Valley of the Sun.â€
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