Marc Randolph is a veteran Silicon Valley entrepreneur, high tech executive, and start-up consultant. Most recently Marc was co-founder of the online DVD rental service Netflix, serving as their founding CEO, as the executive producer of their web site, and as a member of their board of directors until his retirement in 2004.
Prior to founding Netflix, Marc was on the founding team of more than half a dozen other successful start-ups in the e-commerce, media, enterprise software and portable device markets – all of which went on to IPOs or other liquidity events.
He currently provides advice and/or sits on the board of numerous high tech startups in the areas of product marketing, product management, and general management.
Marc also provides his time, talents and financial support to numerous local and national non-profit organizations. Among others, he is an advisor to the National Outdoor Leadership School (NOLS), he has spent nearly 10 years on the board of the Gateway School (three as board chair) and he currently serves on the board of the National Hydrocephalus Association.
Marc is charming, handsome and modest; and whenever possible avoids referring to himself in the third person.
- Horace Greeley High School
- Hamilton College
- Entrepreneur, present
- Integrity QA
- Borland International
- Icon Review
- MacUser Magazine