Maker Studio Tops One Billion Monthly Views

What kind of audience can you possibly get with posting content to YouTube? Apparently, a very, very large one. Los Angeles-based Maker Studios, which produces content for publishing on YouTube, reports today that is has just reached more than one billion monthly view for the month of June, 2012. Maker Studios says it is producing and distributing content for 1,000 channels. Maker takes up-and-coming YouTube talent, helping them to create their own brands and produce content. Maker Studios is headed by co-founder Danny Zappin, and now has over 250 employees. Maker looks to now be one of the fastest growing Southern California startups, saying that it added nearly 100 employees in 2011 as part of that growth.