About ten years ago, Reed Hastings co-founded a small company in Los Gatos, CA (Silicon Valley) that would mail you DVDs. Ten years later, they are a force to be reckoned with and are disrupting how you watch TV and movies! With an IPO price of $15 (May, 2002), today their stock is trading at over $240/share and the company has a market cap of over $12B!
One reason for Netflix’s ongoing success is the company’s culture, which emphasizes performance, freedom, and responsibility. If you want an example of Employees First and Customer’s Second, search no more!
Below, you will find a presentation by Netflix’s reigning CEO, Reed Hastings illustrating their core principles.