About Us

We Are The First Media Company For The
Connected Generation.

We power the creation and sharing of video. Our network, our technology, and our services unite premiere online talent and the world's leading brands with more than 500 million massively engaged subscribers. We're headquartered in L.A. and were founded in January 2011 by CEO George Strompolos, a co-creator of YouTube's Partner Program.

Our Leadership

From industries spanning tech, entertainment, and media, our seasoned executive team has deep expertise and a proven track record of innovation and transformative thinking.

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SVP + General Counsel DAVID HO View Bio
Head of Content ASHLEY KAPLAN View Bio
Head of Human Resources SHEAUEN CHUNG View Bio
CEO + Founder


George Strompolos is Fullscreen’s chief executive officer and founder.

Prior to founding Fullscreen, George served as strategic partnerships manager at YouTube and was responsible for establishing distribution channels with new media companies and content producers. In 2007, George co-created the YouTube Partner Program, which provided new monetization opportunities for a new class of online content producers around the world. He also led YouTube’s first multimillion-dollar programming fund and spearheaded key initiatives, including Seth MacFarlane’s Cavalcade of Cartoon Comedy. George began his career in various business development roles at WIRED Magazine, CNET Networks, and Google. To date, George has been named one of Advertising Age’s “40 under 40” in 2013 and one of The Hollywood Reporter’s “Top 35 Executives Under Age 35” in 2008. George speaks regularly at industry events such as NATPE, Digital Hollywood, VidCon, and SXSW, to name a few.

George received his Bachelor of Arts in mass communications and Bachelor of Science in business administration from the University of California, Berkeley. He currently lives in Los Angeles and volunteers at Citizen Schools, where he helps junior high students express their creativity through video. George also enjoys going to concerts, watching movies, cooking, and spending time with curious people IRL. You can find him at @gstrompolos.

President + COO


Ezra Cooperstein is the President and COO of Fullscreen, where he is responsible for the media company’s global business operations. Since November 2011, Cooperstein has overseen company growth from five employees to more than 250 team members focused on empowering more than 50,000 creators in the industry-leading content network. Under his direction, Fullscreen has developed powerful tools and services that optimize distribution and monetization for creators and brands, including the Creator Platform, Channel+, Influencer+ and more.

Cooperstein’s career spans more than 10 years of leading business innovations in video distribution and user-generated content. Prior to Fullscreen, he was the founding CEO of Maker Studios, where he led sales and business development efforts, and helped position the company as a first-mover in the YouTube network space. Previously, he served as Vice President, Director of Innovations at Initiative, a large advertising agency subsidiary of IPG. While at Initiative, he worked with major brands such as Hyundai-KIA, Lionsgate Films, Carl’s Jr., and Dr Pepper Snapple Group.

Working for nearly five years at Al Gore’s Current TV, Cooperstein advanced from assistant to Vice President, Development and Programming. There, he was responsible for show development and scheduling strategy, and is credited as a pioneer of user-generated video programming, having led the viewer-created content (VC2) division.

The Hollywood Reporter named Cooperstein one of the “Top 35 Executives Under Age 35” in 2010. He received his Bachelor of Arts from the University of California, Los Angeles.

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Mike Wann is the chief revenue officer at Fullscreen.

For more than a decade, Mike has forged a proven track record of facilitating large-scale business development initiatives, focused on reaching new market segments and successfully growing new products. Mike most recently served as chief revenue officer at SpinMedia, a leading music and pop culture network that garners 350 million page views per month. At SpinMedia, Mike oversaw corporate development, yield management, and integrated marketing solutions.

Previously, Mike oversaw strategic partnerships and new revenue opportunities as EVP of business development at Demand Media. He spearheaded the development of the organization’s monetization infrastructure for all of its owned and operated properties, as well as site-level monetization and product partnerships. Mike has also served in business development roles for Amazon.com and MSNBC.com, overseeing content partnerships, new revenue products, and distribution partnerships.

Mike received his Bachelor of Arts in political science and his Master of Business Administration from the University of Redlands.



Whit Richards is the chief financial officer at Fullscreen.

As an operations-savvy executive with more than 14 years in domestic and international digital media, Whit has significant expertise with early-stage companies in search, online media, and emerging e-commerce business models. His work has resulted in the successful architecting of accounting, financial planning and analysis, business intelligence infrastructure, and decision support from the ground up. Before joining Fullscreen, Whit was recruited by Andreessen Horowitz to serve as the CFO of ShoeDazzle, where he built an operations finance support function that used analytics to drive improved operational and financial performance. His efforts helped significantly reduce quarterly run rate cash burn and also ultimately orchestrate the eventual merger of ShoeDazzle with JustFab.

Prior to ShoeDazzle, Whit served as the CFO at DailyCandy, Inc. & Swirl, where he built the company’s digital media and commerce revenue modeling, reporting, and analytics structure. Whit also served six years at Overture and then Yahoo! (via acquisition) where he served many functions that included oversight of international finance operations, leading U.S. financial planning and analysis efforts and assisting with the formation of an emerging markets strategy.

Whit received his Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from Bucknell University and his Master of Business Administration from the Fuqua School of Business at Duke University.

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SVP + General Counsel


David Ho serves as senior vice president of business and legal affairs and Fullscreen’s general counsel.

David’s vast expertise in executive legal capacities includes a number of innovative startups and media companies. Prior to joining Fullscreen, David helped build the legal department at Demand Media, where he was a key member of the team that led the company through its successful initial public offering in 2011. Before Demand Media, David held an executive position with FOX in its sports and digital units, where he secured multiplatform licensing rights for some of the most popular programming in the world of sports, including the Barclays Premier League and UEFA Champions League. While at FOX, he was a member of the launch team for Hulu, the online premium video content service. He also handled business affairs for Universal Music Group’s digital media lab, working closely with market innovators such as Apple, Amazon, and YouTube to develop new technology platforms for content distribution.

David began his career as an attorney at Irell & Manella LLP, where he managed corporate and IP licensing transactions for media, technology, and sports clients. He received his Bachelor of Science in economics from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania and his Juris Doctor from the University of Chicago Law School. He is also an adjunct professor at the USC Gould School of Law, where he teaches an innovative course on digital media transactions. David actively serves on, and counsels the boards of, nonprofit organizations throughout the greater Los Angeles area.

Head of Content


Ashley Kaplan is the head of content for Fullscreen.

Previously, Ashley was vice president of digital content and strategy for the Magical Elves production company. In this role, Ashley oversaw the development, production, and content partnerships for all media adjacent to the company’s television properties—most notably the Emmy-winning series Last Chance Kitchen, which ranked as the most viewed web series in Comcast history. Ashley was also responsible for the development and production of various original branded entertainment projects and spearheaded the launch of the Elves’ Latin programming division.

Before joining the Magical Elves, Ashley helped launch Logo’s digital content department, producing the first online original series for the channel. There she went on to create a vast library of content for the collection of Viacom websites. Previously, Ashley served as a producer at Current TV and as a development executive at Evolution.

Head of Human Resources


Sheauen Chung serves as head of human resources for Fullscreen.

Sheauen is PHR certified and has spent eight years leading HR efforts within the online and new media industries. Her experience spans creating programs for recruitment, performance management, training, and benefits, among other responsibilities. Prior to Fullscreen, Sheauen managed HR efforts at CityGrid Media, Auriga Laboratories, and Gorilla Nation.

Sheauen received her Bachelor of Arts in Geography and Environmental Studies from the University of California, Los Angeles.

Who Works At Fullscreen?

Creators. Engineers. Marketers. Producers. Designers. Managers. Thinkers. Doers. Relationship builders. Entertainers. United by a common passion for new possibilities in media and entertainment and a common mission to empower the connected generation of video creators.


We're looking for innovative, passionate, engaged contributors who take control, are the CEOs of their jobs, and just own things. It's okay to make mistakes: try often, ask for forgiveness rather than permission, learn from failures—and in the end, just make it happen.


We have common goals—one team, one dream. We have an open environment where speaking out drives change. We need great communicators who play well with others, come to work eager to create, and know that collective action moves the business forward.


We're seeking driven, results-oriented influencers who know what they want and how to get there. Here you can define your own motivation and be a big fish—a true disruptor. Forget ‘thinking outside the box'—at Fullscreen we've tossed out the box entirely.


Health coverage

Medical, dental, vision, and voluntary long-term disability

Parenting time

Both paid maternity time and paid paternity time

Awards and bonuses

Annual employee awards with cash and stock bonuses


Public transit cashout program and paid parking


401(k) program with compelling matching options

Equity opportunities

Stock plan participation for employees

Invent weeks

Regular hackathons that lead to real, innovative products

Casual environment

Dress for your day—
not to a dress code


Competitive paid time off and floating holidays

Professional development

Conferences, YouTube certifications, and beyond

Free snacks

Both healthy options and endless candy, plus catered Friday meals

Company events

Happy hours, holiday party, annual Fullscreen Cup, and more

Ready to make a difference?

Help us build the first media company for the connected generation—together, right at the intersection of tech and entertainment.

Product + Engineering +


Our Product team imagines game-changing web and mobile products to benefit our creators and brand partners and brings them to market. Our Engineering team builds, develops, and maintains those products and the technical systems and infrastructure that power them. Our Design team's user-centered approach makes those products attractive, intuitive, and easy to use.

Design + User Experience



Our Talent Management team provides 360° management for Fullscreen's top talent, intersecting every part of the talent's career. Our Talent – Artists & Repertoire division makes sure we sign and retain the connected generation's hottest, most promising artists and creators through top-notch client support.

Talent Management

Talent Operations

Revenue + Brand Services

Our Sales and Monetization teams break new ground by showing brands and agencies how to use online video, digital media, and integrated marketing to support their business strategies. Our Channel+ team provides a full suite of services to help brands manage their online video presences through our expertise in content strategy, YouTube best practices, audience development, promotion, and distribution.

Content + Production

Our Content team develops and creates original content for Fullscreen's owned-and-operated media properties and produces custom content for brands, employing the foremost creative minds in development, production, and post-production.

Content + Production

Business Development

Our BD team finds new opportunities for revenue generation and value for our creators by signing partnerships, assessing relationships, and building mutually beneficial business structures around these connections.

Business Development


Marketing + Communications

Our Product Marketing team plans product launches and communicates the value of our products to customers to drive adoption and engagement. Our Communications team tells Fullscreen's story to the wider world through press, events, and social media.

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Still in school?
Fullscreen has a place for you.

We have year-round internship opportunities in all departments that immerse you in our unique and thriving company culture. Get a courtside seat and learn what it takes to make it at an innovative organization by contacting us or applying to a specific internship listed in our open positions.