Linus Sebastian Biography
(CEO of Linus Media Group)
Birthday: August 20, 1986 (Leo)
Born In: Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
Linus Gabriel Sebastian is a Canadian entrepreneur, tech reviewer, and YouTuber from Surrey, British Columbia. Starting his online career as a host for the technology channel of NCIX—the computer software and hardware retailer—where he was an employee at the time, he is now the founder and CEO of ‘Linus Media Group’ that runs three YouTube channels geared towards tech-based content. The channels, ‘LinusTechTips’, ‘Techquickie’ and ‘Channel Super Fun’ have accumulated in aggregate 6.1 million subscribers and 1.36 billion views as of June 2017. He was ranked 4th in the Inc. magazine’s list of the ‘Top 30 Power Players in Tech You Need to Know’, published on July 21, 2015. As of March 2017, LinusTechTips was at 5th spot among the top one hundred most viewed science and technology YouTube channels. In his article for Tubefilter, Inc., the co-founder of the company Joshua Cohen named the channel as being within the "top 1% of Google's preferred advertising channels" for advertisers in technology category. Sebastian also has a personal channel, ‘LinusCatTips’ where he posts videos about his family and his two pet Bengal cats.