Venture Partner | Technology & Digital Media
Alan brings considerable technology and digital media to Redbadge. With over two decades of experience in identifying business opportunities, raising investment capital, and taking companies from the early conceptual stage to becoming significant market players, Alan has served as CEO and sat on the Board of Directors for MediaNet, which powered digital music and media delivery in five territories in the US and Europe for many of the best known names in the business including AOL, Yahoo, HMV, Virgin, Samsung, Tesco, MTV, Microsoft and Google. Prior to MediaNet, he worked at MTV Networks, Video Jukebox Network (The Box), StarNet, and Adlink. Alan is a founding member and Managing Director of DEV, which focuses on fueling companies that transform media and entertainment. Throughout his career, Alan has been a presenter and regular contributor to major news publications such as Forbes, Billboard, and Multichannel News, among others. In addition, he has appeared on CNBC, CNN Business and PBS. Alan is currently a Managing Director of DEV (Digital Entertainment Ventures). In 2015, Alan co-founded Redbadge’s first regional office in Seoul, Korea.