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Wilmot Reed Hastings

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Third-Party Descriptions

July 2012: "This sentiment was voiced recently by Reed Hastings, the chief of Netflix and a director for Facebook and Microsoft. Speaking at the Stanford Directors' College, a yearly retreat where public company directors learn the art of being a director, he reportedly cast skepticism on the traditional board model."


RoleNameTypeLast Updated
Director/Trustee/Overseer (past or present) Facebook Organization Jul 6, 2012
Director/Trustee/Overseer (past or present) Microsoft Corporation Organization Jul 6, 2012
Organization Head/Leader (past or present) Founder/Co-Founder of Netflix Organization Jul 6, 2012

Articles and Resources

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Jul 04, 2012 In Silicon Valley, Chieftains Rule With Few Checks and Balances

QUOTE: Since Google went public in 2004 in a way that maintained control for its founders, the leaders of Silicon Valley have been chary about shareholder voting rights. In the latest wave of Internet initial public offerings, shareholder voting rights have become even more diminished.

New York Times