May 24, 2022

Video: OverDrive Founder and CEO Steve Potash Interviewed on Bloomberg TV

Steve Potash appeared on Bloomberg Television earlier today and the nearly four minute is now accessible online.

You can watch the segment on the Bloomberg web site

It runs about 4 minutes.

As you might expect the HarperCollins story is touched on as is GBS.

In a nutshell:

+ “Since Christmas, we’ve seen almost 100 percent growth at many of the major public libraries”
+ “The significant majority of publishers have been very supportive of eBooks in the public library”
+ “We’re for less restrictive use in libraries

Hat Tip: Dan S.

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