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WHEN NETFLIX PROPOSED A JOINT DEAL WITH BLOCKBUSTER

December 14, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

CNET News has uncovered a 2008 interview with outgoing Netflix CFO Barry McCarthy that appeared in the Unofficial Stanford blog, in which McCarthy tells of a meeting in 2000 between Blockbuster CEO John Antioco and Netflix co-founder Reed Hastings in which Hastings proposed a partnership. In the interview McCarthy said, “Reed had the chutzpah to […]