Maker is a talent first, technology-driven media company.

Entertainment is changing. Millennials are living a mobile, social, on-demand life. Maker is the #1 producer and distributor of online video to this diverse, tech-savvy group attracting 6.5 billion+ monthly views and 450 million+ subscribers.

Home to online video’s top digital stars, channels and content, Maker is dedicated to developing talent, creating premium programming, and building lasting brands with engaged audiences.

Our Story

In 2006, Lisa Donovan started the channel LisaNova and soon after Ben Donovan and Dan Zappin helped Lisa grow the channel into one of the most viewed and highly respected destinations on YouTube -- becoming one of the first channels partnered on the platform.

In 2009, Lisa, Ben and Dan joined forces with other established online content creators including ShayCarl and KassemG to form Maker. The group pooled their resources and drove audiences to Maker's first channel The Station, to collaborate and operate with a talent-first mindset.

What began as friends with a vision quickly grew to several sound stages, editing suites, millions of subscribers and billions of views.

Leadership

Maker has a world-class leadership team with deep experience across media, entertainment and technology.

Press

"Oh, You Pretty Things!" is so LA

LA Weekly

Young aspiring artists and the growing pains of youth are hardly fresh territory for filmmakers. But Oh, You Pretty Things, the first dramatic scripted series from multi-channel YouTube network Maker Studios, in partnership with fashion/lifestyle brand Nylon, is worth a binge-watch marathon.

CONGRATS TO Andrew Reich and Ted Cohen!

DEADLINE

Reich and Cohen, repped by WME, most recently created online heist comedy Robin Banks And The Bank Roberts for Maker Studios and Warner Bros Television Group’s Studio 2.0.

How Maker Works with Stars

Wall Street Journal

Maker Studios, a web content producer, gets 9 billion monthly views from its network of YouTube channels and has turned thousands of people into Internet stars.

Maker Studios Partners with MiTú

Variety

Maker Studios, the YouTube multichannel network owned by Disney, reached an exclusive deal with Latino-focused MCN MiTú to develop original and branded content aimed at the fast-growing U.S. Hispanic market.

MiTú and Maker team to create Latino content

LOS ANGELES TIMES

Latino digital network MiTú announced on Tuesday it will partner with Maker Studios to develop Latino branded entertainment content. Since its inception in 2012, MiTú, backed by The Chernin Group and other investors, has grown to 55 million global subscribers and more than 470 million monthly views across 1,300 partner channels.

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