Derral Eves

Derral Eves

Formal First Name
1974 - present

Derral Eves is one of the world’s top YouTube and online video marketing experts. Derral is the Founder of VidSummit, a premiere annual conference for video creators and markets, and CEO of Creatus, a video marketing and strategy company. In addition, he is the Founder and Executive Producer of The Chosen, the highest grossing crowdfunded movie project of all time. A highly sought-after coach and professional speaker, Derral consults with some of the biggest YouTubers in the world on audience development and data-drive strategies. He has helped 24 YouTube channels go from zero to more than a million subscribers, and he has generated 54 billion views on YouTube. Today, Derral works with some of the biggest YouTube creators in the world, including MrBeast, who has 42 million subscribers and one of the fastest growing channels on YouTube.

Professional Experience


  • He specializes in converting traffic into dollars, making video views into money, and turning website visitors and clients.

  • He was executive producer on several viral video campaigns, including Squatty Potty’s ice cream pooping unicorn ad.

  • He has been contributing to the online and video marketing, and YouTube communities, consulting with some of the world's most successful channels.

  • He has helped generate billions of views on YouTube for clients such as Red Bull, NBC, ABC, Adobe Software, The Piano Guys, and Studio C.

  • His clients also include CVX Live, AEI, American Enterprise Institute, Roger Hamilton, John Assaraf, Lindsey Sterling, and many more.


  • Derral has been featured on The Today Show, Good Morning America, NBC, ABC, CBS, FOX, ESPN, Forbes, World Religion News, and more.

  • He was featured on the Forbes list “20 Must Watch YouTube Channels That Will Change Your Business."."."."."."."."