Olivia Humphrey

CEO
Kanopy

Olivia Humphrey is Founder and CEO of Kanopy, the leading streaming platform for colleges, universities and public libraries. She has many years of media distribution experience, including at BBC Worldwide in London, Austar Satellite TV and Roadshow Entertainment in Sydney where she managed the non-theatrical release slate. She founded Kanopy in 2008 to address the opportunity to build film as a core resource for all students in higher education before expanding into public libraries in 2016. Head-quartered in San Francisco, Kanopy distributes a catalog of 30,000 films to over 4000 libraries, reaching an audience of 5M+ users.

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