About Us

Whether your business needs one compelling video or a thousand, HapYak’s software is easy to use and brings new levels of interactivity and insight to any video strategy in minutes. With a secure interactivity layer delivered from the cloud, HapYak works with any video player, anywhere, to drive deeper user engagement and monetization.

Visit our Gallery to see why the world’s most successful organizations rely on HapYak every day to enhance their video strategy with personalized data-driven experiences, in-video shopping, choose your own adventure, and more.


Kyle Morton | Founder & Chief Product Officer

Building on a distinguished career developing ground-breaking Web technologies, Kyle founded HapYak in 2012 to transform passive videos into more engaging experiences. In his role as Chief Product Officer he brings bold approaches to HapYak’s solution, enabling anyone to create interactive video and capture unique insights into user-level behavior.

A veteran of several successful start-ups, Kyle led product strategy at RAMP Video (acquired by Cxense), and held senior engineering roles at mobile advertising company, Third Screen Media, Internet applications pioneer WebOs and Secure-Bank, one of the first Internet credit card processors.

Mark Portu | CEO

For over two decades Mark has led the development and operation of innovative software companies. As HapYak’s CEO since 2015, he remains at the forefront of advancing technologies that improve the experience and economics of video-first business processes.

Prior to HapYak, Mark was General Manager of Online Video at Piksel, and President and CEO of The FeedRoom, which delivered one of the industry’s first OVPs to top enterprises and media companies. He also led corporate development at OpenText after the acquisition of TierTwo Systems, a content management middleware company Mark founded and spun out of Adobe.


HapYak is one of the fastest growing video tech startups in Boston. We’re continually on the prowl for great new engineering, sales and customer service talent in our downtown Boston headquarters. Could that be you? If you’d like to be part of the amazing team that’s leading the next-generation of interactive online video, apply today.

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