Executive Vice President, Marketplace Strategy and Co-Founder,
Chris Wagner’s current position as Executive Vice President, Marketplace Strategy and Co-Founder of NeuLion targets the revolution currently underway as the television and Internet video industries converge.
Mr. Wagner has been our Executive Vice President, Marketplace Strategy since November 2010 and has been the Executive Vice President of Marketplace Strategy of NeuLion USA since February 2004. He was our Executive Vice President of Sales from October 2008 until November 2010. From 2000 to 2003, he worked as the Chief Executive Officer and member of the Board of Directors of several private equity and venture capital firms, including Metiom Inc., MetaMatrix Inc., Exchange Applications Inc. and Digital Harbor Inc. From 1984 to 2000, Mr. Wagner held several positions at Computer Associates International, Inc. (CA, Inc.’s predecessor), culminating in his becoming Executive Vice President and General Manager of Services, responsible for building that company’s Government Partner Program and Global Consulting Business.
Mr. Wagner has been a driving force in the technology industry for over 20 years and has worked closely with executives from many major corporations and entrepreneurs who have relied on technology to support the growth of their businesses. Over the last seven years, the growth of Internet television on computers, tablets, mobile, and Internet-connected devices has given him an opportunity to work closely with the largest brands in the sports and entertainment industry, including the NFL, UFC, NBA, Rainbow Media, Dish Network and many others. Mr. Wagner has been a frequent speaker at conferences, tradeshows and industry events.