Author Archives: Brad Hunstable, CEO and Founder

About Brad Hunstable, CEO and Founder

Brad Hunstable founded Ustream more than six years ago with a vision to bring live broadcast technology to the entire world. Since then, the company has established itself as the leading live, social video site. Hunstable has been ranked among 50 "Digital Power Players" by the Hollywood Reporter and on Variety's Producers Guild of America's Digital 25: Visionaries, Innovators and Producers for his work at Ustream. Brad is a graduate of the United States Military Academy at West Point and holds an MBA from Ohio State.

Ustream Inc. announces Joint Venture with Softbank for Ustream Asia

Dear Ustreamers, Hope all is well. Today, Ustream Inc. announced our joint venture with Softbank Corp for Ustream Asia. This is a significant milestone for the company as it cements our long-term commitment for the broader Asian market. From the … Continue reading

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Ustream Enters Asia Pacific with Softbank Corp. of Japan

In this memorable milestone and moment, I would like to provide the color behind the fundraising announcement. When we first founded Ustream in the summer of 2006, we believed that Asia was a strategic environment for a service like Ustream … Continue reading

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New Product: Social Stream Now Supports Twitter, Facebook, Myspace, and AIM

Part of the richness of going live is being able to tell the people who care about you what’s currently capturing your interest. As everyone discovers new ways of connecting on the web, and we’re excited to announce today the … Continue reading

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‘Stand Up and Take Action!’ with Ustream, Skype and the UN Millennium Campaign

Ustream was created to enable video communication opportunities for anyone, and this week we’re powering some important global conversations that aim to end poverty. We are partnering with the United Nations Millenium Campaign to foster conversations about the most important … Continue reading

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Ustream Launches Partner Program for Content Partners

Today we are announcing the launch of the Ustream Partner Program to extend revenue opportunities to content providers. Ustream is the first live video provider to offer ad revenue sharing by integrating Google’s new Video API.  By working with Google, … Continue reading

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Product Launch: iPhone 3GS Recorder & the Media Stream!

Get the iPhone 3GS Recorder We’re excited to announce the launch of our Recording App for the iPhone 3GS, now available for free in the Apple App Store! We’ve also added a new product to the site called the “Media … Continue reading

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Spice Up Your Show Page with Themes!

Your show page has never looked better! We’ve added ten brand new and fully decked out themes for your show page. In addition the “Design” page has been simplified – now making it easier than ever to customize to your … Continue reading

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“Ustream on Facebook” Expands Live Video to Social Networks

We’re excited to announce today a big step for Ustream: the availability of a new “Ustream on Facebook” program that offers artists and brands the opportunity to provide live streaming video with the Facebook Live Stream Box integrated within Facebook … Continue reading

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Ustream’s Puppycam wins Webby Award in NYC

In October of 2008, 6 Shiba Inu puppies went live on Ustream and 8 months later they’ve attracted over 18 million unique viewers for a total of over 800 viewing years which makes them “the most watched video in the … Continue reading

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Plastic Action Figure Caught Painting a Portrait of Squirrel

Its well known that artists have it rough. No glamour until death, little work, and the stress of getting paid for being creative boring down on them at all times. Its only the few who are unique and catch the … Continue reading

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