Few people in the home entertainment industry have as wide-ranging and hands-on experience as John Kim, Founder and CEO of Deep C Digital. With 25+ years of sales and marketing experience, John has sold over 3,000 independent and major studio movies and TV shows to all the major digital, cable, and retail platforms. As Vice President of Digital Distribution at Paramount, he managed the Digital Sales Team and digital account relationships. Prior to this experience, he spent 10 years at Paramount and Disney managing over $1 Billion dollars of DVD/Blu-ray catalog business. Before entering the home entertainment industry, he served as a Brand Manager at Nabisco and a Marketing Director at Mattel.
Recently, John co-founded with Tyler Maddox, Voices Film Foundation (VFF), a nonprofit corporation uniting all people of color in the entertainment industry. VFF's Advisory Board includes Vivica Fox, Ving Rhames, Master P, and top executives in the entertainment industry.
John is a graduate of Yale University and has an MBA from the Kellogg Management School of Business at Northwestern University.
He currently resides in La Canada, CA with his wife of 27 years and they have 3 children. John was a 4 year member of the Yale Tennis Team and is an avid fisherman, basketball player, and golfer.