Your TV. Your Internet. Your People. Anywhere. Anytime.
The options for watching TV, accessing information and interacting with your friends and family are rapidly changing. New, more powerful televisions, game consoles and connected devices are being introduced every week-offering new ways to stay connected to your entertainment, information and the important people in your life-virtually anytime, anywhere.
Connected Lyfe is launching the next generation of TV, Internet and voice services to tap into the ever-changing needs of our customers. Connected Lyfe's services are truly integrated and delivered through a single broadband connection. This opens an incredible new array of possibilities to deliver and merge services across devices.
New Services Coming From Connected Lyfe
Access your full TV channel lineup on your laptop or cell phone.
Watch a TV show with a video chat window open and share the experience with a friend in another city.
Pause live TV or your PVR to answer the
phone or jump on a video conference call.
Watch a premium movie channel and search for other movies with the same actor from a Video-on-Demand library.
Access news, weather, your favorite websites with one-click, on-screen widgets
This is only a glimpse of what's possible with Connected Lyfe's services integrated through a single, high-speed Internet connection.
Get More Out of Lyfe Today
Connected Lyfe's all digital television, ultra high-speed Internet and enhanced home phone services are now available, offering you unlimited access to your favorite TV channels in standard and high-definition, whole-home PVR and premium movie channels, the Internet and new digital voice capabilities.
It's your life; we're just finding new ways to connect you to what's important in it. Find out more about the services we offer today.
Connected Lyfe is lead by an exceptional combination of cable, satellite, and telco TV veterans, and seasoned executives from Internet television technology companies enabling full television quality and premium programming over the public Internet for broadcasting conglomerates such as News Corporation, Fox, ABC, ESPN, and others.
Connected Lyfe's leaders have proven experience both in developing and serving enhanced voice services, as well as building and operating high-capacity and high-performance IP data networks in numerous markets across the country.
Gregory M. Smith, Co-Founder and Chief Executive Officer
Gregory M. Smith,
Co-Founder and CEO
Greg has more than 15 years of technology and product development experience in digital media. Before co-founding Connected Lyfe, Greg was the Chief Technology Officer at DG FastChannel, where he directed its product innovation through a new broadcaster distribution network for advertisements and syndication. Prior to that, Smith was the Chief Technology Officer at Move Networks. A digital media technologies and services company, Move created the world's first adaptive streaming protocol for video. He also served as VP of Technologies and Products and VP of Sales at All Media Guide, a business-to-business provider of descriptive entertainment media technology. Additionally, Greg was the Senior Product Manager and Director of Technologies at Edgix and was also part of the Business Development and Product Teams at PanAmSat and Space Systems/Loral.
Greg earned bachelor degrees in Aerospace and Mechanical Engineering at Princeton University and continued studies in Control Theory and Advanced Dynamics at Stanford University.
Garrett Daw, Co-Founder and EVP Sales
Co-Founder and EVP Sales
Garrett has more than 12 years in sales, management, and business development. Prior to co-founding Connected Lyfe, Garrett previously owned and operated his own DISH Network and DirecTV satellite dealership where he recruited, hired, trained and managed several hundred direct sales representatives. He also served as VP of Sales at USDTV where he oversaw all sales activities, including building and managing a sales force of over 350 associates in three states, as well as managing distribution relationships with companies such as Wal-Mart and RC Willey. Garrett also has extensive experience in real estate development, residential and commercial construction. As a Senior Project Manager at Daw Inc., he managed projects from $1,000,000 to $15,000,000 for clients such as Novell, Nu Skin, Amoco BP, SLOC, and the LDS Church. Garrett double majored at the University of Utah in Economics and Political Science.
Since early 2002, Dan O'Brien has invested in and actively developed a select number of media industry start-up companies. Daniel currently is the Chairman of the Board of TV Anywhere (IPTV) and Digitalsmths (monetizes on demand video through rich metadata). He also serves on the Board of Directors of InDenverTImes (hyper local web destination), Wazoo Sports (High School Sports Network) and Singlepipe (VoIP for cable MSO's). Prior to joining TV Anywhere, Daniel was the Executive Chairman at Gotuit Media, and immediately before was Chairman of Brief Original Broadcasts, a new 24/7 digital cable channel dedicated to short form content. Previously Daniel served as High Speed Access Corp.'s President and CEO, as well as was a director of the company, where he was responsible for all functions of the Company including producing the best financial return in the sector through a sale for $265MM of the company assets to Charter Communications.
As the President and COO of PRIMESTAR, Inc. he oversaw the company's growth to 2.2 million customers, culminating in a sale to DirecTV of $2.6B. He previously served as President of Time Warner Satellite Services, which marketed and installed PRIMESTAR services, and served on the board of PRIMESTAR Partners, LP. Prior to that, Daniel was VP of Operations in Time Warner Cable's Cincinnati division and served as VP of New Business for Warner Cable Communications, Inc. in Dublin, Ohio. Prior to Time Warner, Daniel worked for Jones Intercable as General Manager of several properties in multiple states.