Marc Randolph, In Brief:
Marc Randolph is a top entrepreneur and innovation keynote speaker, Netflix cofounder, angel investor, and Amazon #1 Bestselling author. He has 40 years of experience as a Silicon Valley entrepreneur. After leaving Netflix, he mentored analytics software company Looker Data Sciences to a 2.6 billion dollar exit, and currently serves as a board member and advisor for a number of startups. His dynamic keynote presentations focus on what it takes for entrepreneurs to innovate.
Why Marc Randolph?
Marc Randolph is a veteran Silicon Valley entrepreneur, advisor and investor perhaps best known as the co-founder of Netflix. His message is a blend of inspiration (overcoming adversity / anyone can do it / etc.), stories drawn from the starting and growing of Netflix, plus dozens of concrete suggestions taken from his 4 decades as an entrepreneur on how people can bring innovation back to THEIR companies.
Marc’s Keynote Speaker Bio:
Marc Randolph is a veteran Silicon Valley entrepreneur, advisor, and investor. Marc was cofounder of Netflix, serving as their founding CEO, executive producer of their web site, and member of their board of directors. He recounts the exciting tale of Netflix from its inception in 1997 to his exit in 2004 in the book That Will Never Work.
Although best known for starting Netflix, Marc’s career as an entrepreneur spans more than four decades. He’s founded or co-founded more than half a dozen other successful start-ups, mentored rising entrepreneurs including the cofounders of Looker Data which was recently sold to Google for $2.6B, and invested in numerous successful tech ventures.
He is a frequent speaker at industry events, works extensively with young entrepreneur programs, sits on the board of the environmental advocacy group 1% for the Planet, and chairs the National Outdoor Leadership School’s Board of Trustees.