Phil Ranta

COO,
Wormhole Labs

Phil Ranta

COO,
Wormhole Labs

Biography

Phil Ranta, the Chief Operating Officer at Wormhole Labs, has spent the last fifteen years as a leader in the online creator revolution. As Head of Gaming Creators, North America at Facebook, Phil achieved over 5x departmental growth in his first year, signing exclusive streaming contracts with DisguisedToast, Corinna Kopf, and UFC / WWE superstar Ronda Rousey. Phil also built two of the largest creator networks in the world as COO at Studio71 and VP, Networks at Fullscreen, both successfully exited (to ProSieben and Otter Media, a joint venture between AT&T and Peter Chernin, respectively). Other roles include Head of Creators at Mobcrush, a live streaming technology with hundreds of thousands of authenticated users, Executive Producer at Viva! Vision, producing content delivered to over 250 million mobile phones worldwide, and content creator who produced videos and podcasts that have achieved hundreds of millions of views and downloads. Personally, Phil is a proud father and husband, University of Michigan grad, Price is Right Showcase Showdown winner, former professional improv comedian on cruise ships, gamer, and social media junkie: http://linkedin.com/in/philranta

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