Netflix co-founder urges Utah health executives to develop tolerance for risk (Deseret News)
[By Ben Lockhard]
SALT LAKE CITY — Netflix co-founder and California resident Marc Randolph says Dallas is his favorite place in the world.
Randolph’s emotional connection to the city stems from a meeting he had with Blockbuster executives in its downtown Renaissance Tower when they were Goliaths of the video industry, and Netflix a lowly David.
With Netflix struggling to stay financially viable, Randolph and co-founder Reed Hastings tried to set up a meeting with Blockbuster executives to see whether there was any interest in buying their company.
But Netflix, at a little more than 2 years old, had less than 100 employees while Blockbuster … View Full Article Here