Ezra Cooperstein on Business Rockstars
Today on Business Rockstars, Ken Rutkowski talks with Youtube expert Ezra Cooperstein, whose company Fullscreen is a highly successful global video network with 2.2 billion monthly views, more than 5000 Youtube channels, and over 100 million Youtube subscribers. Later, Darrin Ginsberg joins Ken to talk about his upcoming investment event, The Guppy Tank.
Ezra Cooperstein is the COO of Fullscreen, a media company that innovates technology and provides premium services for its global network of brands and creators to thrive on YouTube. Most recently, Ezra was the founding CEO of Maker Studios, where he led sales and business development efforts and worked closely with many top 100 YouTube channels, including Ray William Johnson, KassemG, The Station, Nice Peter and Lisa Nova. Prior to Maker, Ezra served as vice president of Director of Innovations West at Initiative, a large advertising agency subsidiary of IPG. Ezra also spent over four and half years at Al Gore’s Current TV. During his time at Current he climbed the ranks from Assistant to Vice President, Development and Programming. In 2010, Hollywood Reporter named Ezra as one of their “Top 35 Executives Under Age 35.”
Darrin Ginsberg is the Founder and CEO of Super G Funding, LLC, a private company that provides financing to the ISO industry. Super G Funding provides debt financing for ISO’s using their residual streams as collateral. This allows an ISO to leverage their portfolio versus having to sell it to raise cash. Loans range from $25,000-$2 Million Dollars and can be financed for 12-36 months. Darrin is also an active Angel Investor and has invested in several other Payment Processing and Technology companies. Darrin serves on the Green Sheet Advisory Board as well as several other Board of Director positions.
Darrin has recently just launched The Guppy Tank which is a non-televised, local version of ABC TV’s popular show “The Shark Tank” where his company will be providing both equity investments and loans to Southern California based businesses.