Seung Bak is CEO and co-founder of DramaFever, the leading online destination for international television shows and movies. He founded the company in 2009 with Suk Park, with the mission to be a destination for new cultural experiences through entertainment. In 2014, DramaFever was acquired by SoftBank Internet and Media, Inc. (“SIMI”).
Prior to DramaFever, Seung was Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer for Capital IQ, a leading provider of information services to the global financial community. Seung served a variety of marketing, sales, strategy, finance, and operational roles in helping Capital IQ grow from a seed stage startup to a $400+ million revenue business. Previously, he was an investment banker at CapitalKey Advisors, the precursor to Capital IQ, where he advised venture-stage and middle-market companies. Seung earned a BA in Economics from the University of Rochester.
DramaFever, a subsidiary of SoftBank Internet and Media, Inc. (“SIMI”), is the leading online destination for international television shows and movies. Founded in 2009 by Seung Bak and Suk Park, DramaFever’s mission is to be a destination for new cultural experiences through entertainment. It does this by curating premium series and films from 70 major broadcasters and studios throughout Asia, Europe and the Americas. Through DramaFever, millions of young, passionate viewers discover and enjoy hit shows from the around the world, with professional subtitles and in HD quality. Available on demand via DramaFever.com, as well as its applications on iPhone, iPad, Android, Roku, and Google TV, most of DramaFever’s library of 700 titles and 15,000 episodes are made available to viewers on first-run, same or next day basis from original broadcast. DramaFever also syndicates a portion of its library to Hulu, Netflix, Amazon, and iTunes, with an overall reach of more than 20 million unique monthly viewers. For more information, visit: www.dramafever.com.