29 Dec 2014
The segmented global release model is starting to look outdated, and Netflix helps producers sidestep the issue. And that's where Silverman's incentives match up with those of Netflix investors. Today, Netflix serves more than 50 million subscribers across the Americas and a generous slice of western Europe. There's a great big world out there left unexploited. The quicker, the better. go Netflix CEO Reed Hastings has plainly stated his ambition to blanket the world in Netflix services. "We hope to be fully global, everywhere in the world, kim kardashian shoes including China," Hastings said to a reporter from The Telegraph in October. If and when that happens, Silverman gets his ideal distribution platform. Create fantastic content, sign a distribution contract with Netflix, and reach all four corners of the world overnight.