Wilmot Reed Hastings is an American businessperson who founded Netflix, Inc. and Pure Software, Inc. and who has been at the helm of 6 different companies. He is Chairman, President & Co-Chief Executive Officer at Netflix, Inc. He is also Member of Pacific Collegiate School and Member of Edvoice and on the board of 5 other companies.
In his past career Mr. Hastings occupied the position of Director at DreamBox Learning, Inc., President for California State Board of Education, Member of Aspire Public Schools, Chairman & Chief Executive Officer of Pure Software, Inc., Chief Executive Officer of Pure Atria Software, Chief Executive Officer at Technology Networks Inc. and Member of NewSchools Venture Fund.
Wilmot Reed Hastings received a graduate degree from Stanford University and an undergraduate degree from Bowdoin College.