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Former Hulu CEO Kilar names his well-backed startup … but what is Vessel?

Eighteen months after leaving his CEO post at Hulu, Jason Kilar on Tuesday announced a name for his anticipated new content startup, Vessel, as well as some powerful backing. […] Kilar referenced lead investors including Benchmark, Greylock Partners and Bezos Expeditions, which is headed by his former boss, Amazon.com founder and chief Jeff Bezos. […] So is Kilar’s new venture a video-on-demand play meant to compete with Hulu, Netflix and Amazon, as well as the pay TV industry? – Daniel Frankel, Fierce Cable http://ift.tt/Tko54Z