Fred Seibert is the founder and CEO of Frederator Networks, co-founder of Thirty Labs, and a serial media entrepreneur.
He was the first creative director of MTV and the last president of Hanna-Barbera Cartoons. Fred was the founder of Next New Networks (acquired by YouTube). He’s on the board of directors of Sawhorse Media, and was the first investor in Tumblr.
Frederator Networks is Channel Frederator, the world’s biggest animation network, Frederator Studios, an independent production company with hits on Cartoon Network and Nickelodeon (Adventure Time and The Fairly OddParents), Fredbot, an online channel for pre-schoolers, and Cartoon Hangover, the home of Bravest Warriors and Bee & PuppyCat (the largest animation Kickstarter in history). Frederator distributes hundreds of animator owned, independent YouTube channels.
Thirty Labs is the video-focused NYC startup studio, collaboratively creating companies for the 40% of our waking lives spent watching video.