Plex organizes all of your personal media, wherever you keep it, so you can enjoy it on any device. Whether it’s your movie and TV collection, your music library or your photos and home videos, Plex makes your media beautiful by automatically adding movie posters, plot summaries, album covers and descriptions. Plex allows you to share your media collection across all major platforms and devices as well as with your friends and family.
Company Growth (employees)
San Jose, US
Size (employees)
107 (est)
Plex was founded in 2009 and is headquartered in San Jose, US

Key People/Management at Plex

Keith Valory

Keith Valory

Scott Olechowski

Scott Olechowski

Chief Product Officer & Co-Founder
Elan Feingold

Elan Feingold

CTO, Co-Founder
Shawn Eldridge

Shawn Eldridge

Vice President, Strategic Alliances
Scott Hancock

Scott Hancock

Vice President, Marketing

Plex Office Locations

Plex has an office in San Jose
San Jose, US (HQ)
2235 Marbella Dr

Plex Financials and Metrics

Summary Metrics

Founding Date


Total Funding

$10 m

Latest funding size

$10 m

Time since last funding

over 3 years


Plex's latest funding round in March 2014 was reported to be $10 m. In total, Plex has raised $10 m

Plex Operating Metrics

Plex's Registered Users was reported to be 10 m in Jan, 2017
Jan, 2017

Registered Users

10 m
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Plex's Web-traffic and Trends

Plex Online and Social Media Presence

Plex News and Updates

How to Use Plex to Build a Seamless Media Library

Plex software and a dedicated PC are all you need to tame your movie and music collection.

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Plex can now play local video files on Android, no media server required

 Personal media player software maker Plex says it’s now easier for mobile users on Android to play any video file saved on their device within its app. The move will enable it to better challenge VLC, an app users have historically turned to in order play a wider variety of video file formats. The …

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Plex Company Life and Culture

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