Max Haot Founder and CEO of Livestream

Max founded Livestream in 2007. Today it is the largest platform for streaming live video and is the go-to tool for streaming concerts and events. As such, Max is an expert in user generated content, broadcast technologies and workflow. Livestream’s mobile app is used by people around the world, including many journalists, to share a live video stream directly from a smartphone.

Max lives in Bushwick, Brooklyn, where the HQ of Livestream is now located. His wife Rachel Haot is Chief Digital Officer of NY State.