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Former CEO, NeuLion
As the former CEO, Kanaan lead the development, management and execution of NeuLion’s innovative strategy. Under his guidance, DivX (acquired by NeuLion) developed award-winning technology solutions, re-engaged consumers worldwide and strengthened partnerships with market leading device manufacturers, content providers, video service providers and the media processing value chain to drive the rapid growth of the company
Since joining DivX (acquired by NeuLion) in 2006, Kanaan’s passion for digital media technology has guided our product vision through the constant shifts of the entertainment industry. During his tenure at Rovi (Rovi acquired DivX in 2011), he helped lead the release of market-leading solutions in the areas of video delivery, guidance and discovery, as well as multi-screen. With over 20 years of product and business development expertise, Kanaan has focused his career on the areas of audio, video, media and consumer electronics technologies. Prior to Neu:ion, he served in a number of senior positions at Rovi, Sonic Solutions and Verance. Kanaan holds a Ph.D. degree in Electrical Engineering from the University of Dayton.