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Lightstream builds live streaming tools and technology with a passion for live video production, gaming and supporting the explosive growth of creators and their communities. The Company's cloud-based technology and products transform technical hurdles into streamlined workflows empowering creators to share their passion, talent, and creativity on live streaming platforms.

HQChicago, IL, US

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Employees (est.) (Feb 2021)22
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Key People/Management at Lightstream

Stu Grubbs

Stu Grubbs

CEO & Co-Founder
Aaron Hassell

Aaron Hassell

COO & Co-Founder
Ryan Forquer

Ryan Forquer

CCO & Co-Founder
Dan Trocchio

Dan Trocchio

Principal Engineer & Co-Founder
Sami Rageb

Sami Rageb

VP of Engineering
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Lightstream Office Locations

Lightstream has an office in Chicago
Chicago, IL, US (HQ)
25 W Hubbard St 5th floor
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Lightstream Financials and Metrics

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Lightstream total Funding

$9.8 m

Lightstream latest funding size

$6 m

Time since last funding

2 years ago

Lightstream investors

Lightstream's latest funding round in February 2019 was reported to be $6 m. In total, Lightstream has raised $9.8 m
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Lightstream Cybersecurity Score

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Lightstream Online and Social Media Presence

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Lightstream News and Updates

KCOM Expands Award-Winning Lightstream Fiber Access Network with DZS

Best-in-class PON infrastructure enables storied UK operator to deliver up to “gigafast” speeds to previously underserved communities Best-in-class PON infrastructure enables storied UK operator to deliver up to “gigafast” speeds to previously underserved communities

Auto Loans Services Market Is Thriving Worldwide | Capital One, LendingTree Auto Loan, LightStream

The latest 115+ page survey report on Global Auto Loans Services Market is released by HTF MI covering various players of the industry selected from global geographies like North America Country (United States, Canada), South America, Asia Country (China, Japan, India, Korea), Europe Country (German…

Lightstream Recognized by Palo Alto Networks as a RedLock MSSP Partner

SALT LAKE CITY, May 15, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Lightstream today announced it has been recognized by Palo Alto Networks as a RedLock Managed Security Service Provider, or MSSP, Partner. Lightstream will extend its security portfolio with RedLock®, a continuous cloud security and compliance...

Lightstream Blogs

Changelogs: February 2021

February 3rd Changelog Fixes Hitting enter while adjusting a layer’s crop setting will no longer cause issues resulting in the crop not being applied Improvements Overhauled internal systems to ensure all users see the most accurate data regarding their account status Improved error messaging in ord… is now part of

Today we are excited to announce that is becoming part of Arsenal and Rainmaker share the goal of empowering creators and brands to be successful by aligning goals, tools, and analytics. It only makes sense that the complementary tools these products offer will be even more …

Changelogs: January 2021

January 5th Changelog Fixes Duplicating a scene will no longer cause webcams on the new scene to be stuck in a “preparing” state Changes Cleaned up required permissions for Facebook sign-in to remove permissions that are no longer needed to broadcast The post Changelogs: January 2021 appeared first …

Xbox and Playstation voice chat options when streaming to Twitch

Your squad is dropping in hot and streaming all of the action to Twitch. You’re streaming directly from your Xbox or PlayStation and you’ve got Lightstream running to add on all of your branded overlays and alerts. There’s a problem though. Your viewers can only hear you. They’re missing out on the …

3rd Party Integration Setup

Getting setup with any streaming software can be a daunting task, especially when you’re not familiar with what’s needed before you go live. With this guide, you will learn how to add 3rd party integrations into Lightstream and understand what’s best for you and your content. What are 3rd Party Inte…

Changelogs: December 2020

December 16th Changelog Fixes Users will no longer be prompted to leave reviews more often than intended December 9th Changelog Fixes Our support chat will no longer get in the way of your destination’s chat in the right hand broadcast bar Our support chat can now be accessed prior to signing up for…
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Lightstream Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Lightstream founded?

    Lightstream was founded in 2014.

  • Who are Lightstream key executives?

    Lightstream's key executives are Stu Grubbs, Aaron Hassell and Ryan Forquer.

  • How many employees does Lightstream have?

    Lightstream has 22 employees.

  • Who are Lightstream competitors?

    Competitors of Lightstream include, Blacknut and ViewLift.

  • Where is Lightstream headquarters?

    Lightstream headquarters is located at 25 W Hubbard St 5th floor, Chicago.

  • Where are Lightstream offices?

    Lightstream has an office in Chicago.

  • How many offices does Lightstream have?

    Lightstream has 1 office.