Santa Cruz, California
Marc Randolph is a veteran Silicon Valley entrepreneur, advisor and investor. Marc was co-founder of the online movie and television streaming service Netflix, serving as their founding CEO, as the executive producer of their website, and as a member of their board of directors until his retierment from Netflix in 2003.
Although best known for starting Netflix, Marc’s career as an entrepreneur spans more than four decades. He’s been a founder of more than half a dozen other successful start-ups, a mentor to scores of early stage entrepreneurs, and an investor in numerous successful tech ventures (and an even larger number of unsuccessful ones).
Most recently, Marc co-founded analytics software company Looker Data Sciences, and currently serves as an advisor to multiple other start-ups, serving variously as a mentor, CEO coach, and/or board member.
He is a frequent speaker and industry events, works extensively with young entrepreneur programs, and is a trustee of the non-profit National Outdoor Leadership School (NOLS) and the environmental advocacy group 1% For The Planet.
Marc is charming, handsome and modest; and whenever possible avoids referring to himself in the third person. He lives in Santa Cruz, California.