"At BiteSize, we are combining Silicon Valley startup prowess with Hollywood creative genius, reshaping the nature and format of entertainment from short form to feature-length. ” – Ron Bloom
Welcome to Internet 3.0—The Entertainment Internet! At Mevio, we are bringing together our leadership position as one of the top entertainment companies on the Internet with some of the best and brightest minds in Hollywood to launch a new type of network… BiteSize.
BiteSize is vertically integrated entertainment network. We produce proprietary, premium, Hollywood studio-quality entertainment and deliver it to millions of fans every day—anywhere, anytime, and on any device. At its core, BiteSize is the fusion of top, Academy and Emmy Award-winning veteran producers, directors, writers and actors, the hottest new up-and-coming TV and new media talent, and the latest cutting edge Silicon Valley know-how.
Learn more about BiteSize by visiting www.bitesizetv.com.
Our site brings TV-quality content to the Web with short format, unscripted, personality-driven shows that span six networks of entertainment, targeting men and women across a variety of interests including entertainment, music, games, comedy, lifestyle and sports. With 1,000 new, original episodes each month there’s always something fresh on BiteSizeTV.
Our dynamic line-up includes famous actors, comedians, producers and directors, emerging TV personalities, popular web stars and highly qualified subject matter experts. Together our current talent has more than 1 billion streams on Mevio, 100 million streams on YouTube and more than 1 million “Likes” and followers on Facebook and Twitter. On BiteSizeTV you’ll get the fun facts, fast—fresh every day.
Located near the corner where the entertainment industry began, Hollywood and Vine in Los Angeles, BiteSize Studios is the only network with a live studio in the very heart of Hollywood. It’s a destination in itself, already included in many Hollywood tours. Our 7,000-square-foot, cutting-edge facility boasts seven mini-soundstages. On the ground floor of the W Hotel, the studio is glass-enclosed—fans can actually watch their favorite shows being recorded, live, right from the sidewalk. In addition, the studio includes a balcony space for private events and 500 linear feet of high definition digital signage facing Hollywood Boulevard.
At the 2012 Cannes Film Festival, BiteSize announced the addition of a new member of the BiteSize family, Kirkwood Elliot Productions. This merger brings together BiteSize CEO Ron Bloom and KEP founder, Academy Award winner, Gene Kirkwood (“Rocky,” “The Pope of Greenwich Village,” “New York, New York”) and 25-year industry veteran Ross Elliot of Kirkwood Elliot Productions to create BiteSize Films. Working with famed directors such as Rob Cohen (“The Mummy: Tomb of the Dragon Emperor”) and Academy Award-winning talent like Colin Firth (“The King’s Speech”), BiteSize Films currently has more than 25 projects in development for theatrical release, TV and online entertainment. Read more about BiteSize Films here.
The BiteSize Backstory
BiteSize Entertainment operates its own state-of-the-art studio in the heart of Hollywood at the corner of Hollywood and Vine, with satellite studios in New York, Miami and London. Our technology and business center is located in the epicenter of new media, San Francisco’s “Multimedia Gulch.” Backed by venture capital A-listers—Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, Sequoia Capital, Sherpalo Ventures, DAG Ventures and Crosslink Capital—BiteSize combines Silicon Valley startup prowess with Hollywood creative genius to reshape the nature and format of entertainment. BiteSize Entertainment is a vertically integrated entertainment brand that creates or licenses, distributes and markets its own premium, studio quality content.
BiteSize is brought to you by the team from Mevio.com. Founded by entrepreneur Ron Bloom and MTV personality Adam Curry, Mevio.com has been a successful producer and distributor of online entertainment for more than five years. In 2011, the company delivered more than 2 billion streams on Mevio.com and over 100 million streams on YouTube. Among the top 10 most-watched online multimedia category sites, Mevio.com draws 11 million-plus monthly visitors across more than 150 million visits. We’ve changed the way millions enjoy entertainment online—and the way advertisers reach those millions. BiteSize is the next phase in our mission to revolutionize the entertainment Internet.