Synacor Inc. is a technology and services company headquartered in Buffalo, New York. It provides managed portals and apps, advertis…
Synacor Inc. is a technology and services company headquartered in Buffalo, New York. It provides managed portals and apps, advertising, email, authentication, and OTT video services. The company was founded in 1998 as Chek.com and changed its name to Synacor in 2001. Himesh Bhise currently serves as the CEO and William Stuart currently serves as the CFO. Beyond Buffalo, the company has offices in Boston, Dallas, London, New York City, Ottawa, Pune, San Francisco, Singapore, Tokyo, and Toronto. In 2012, Synacor became a public company with an initial public offering of $5.00 per share. In 2015, Synacor acquired Zimbra, an open source email, calendaring, and collaboration software suite. In the same year, Synacor acquired NimbleTV. In 2016, Synacor displaced Yahoo! as the portal provider for AT&T and was selected to provide authentication for HBO Go.