Netflix fires employee who leaked monetary data to Bloomberg

Netflix Inc. mentioned Friday that it fired an worker who leaked monetary details about its Dave Chapelle particular to Bloomberg Information, stories Joe Flint and Jennifer Calfas of The Wall Road Journal.

Flint and Calfas report, “‘We perceive the worker could have been motivated by disappointment and damage with Netflix, however sustaining a tradition of belief and transparency is core to our firm,’ a Netflix spokesman mentioned.

“The leak of economic info, together with the manufacturing prices for ‘The Nearer,’ got here within the midst of a backlash amongst some Netflix workers over the content material of the particular, which embrace remarks that many within the transgender group have discovered offensive.

“Netflix is thought for its wide-open tradition, which incorporates entry to delicate monetary info and worker salaries to a lot of the corporate’s workforce. In different leisure corporations, such information is guarded way more carefully.

“It’s uncommon for Netflix to expertise leaks of such particulars about programming prices that it basically hides in plain sight for workers to view.”

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Netflix fires worker who leaked financial info to Bloomberg