Chief Strategy Officer, Twitch
Colin Carrier is Chief Strategy Officer of Twitch, the world’s leading live video platform and community for gamers, where he guides new business and content initiatives. Before focusing on Twitch full time, he served as the General Manager for Justin.tv, the original parent to Twitch and one of the first and longest-running live video broadcast platforms. Prior to Justin.tv, Colin spent 4 years at Ustream, when it was the largest global live video network, as VP of Monetization, overseeing development and operations for all revenue lines, including advertising, PPV/subscription, ecommerce, production and enterprise sales. As one of Ustream’s earliest employees, Colin was instrumental in securing over $75MM in series B financing, scaling the company to over 250 people, and supporting the formation of two joint ventures in Tokyo and Seoul. Formerly a Strategy Consultant with L.E.K. Consulting specializing in media, entertainment and technology, Colin has also been a founding partner in two other successful startups to date.