Ed Wilson Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Angel
  • Investments
  • 3
  • Portfolio
  • 1
  • Exits
  • 2
Exits

Ed Wilson General Information

Description

Royce E. Wilson, 61, has served as a Director of SeaChange since February 2015. He serves as Advisor at Next Management Partners. Mr. Wilson is a founding partner of New Form Digital, a developer of original cinematic stories on digital platforms, since January 2014; President and Chief Executive Officer of Dreamcatcher Broadcasting, which owns 3 television stations, since July 2013; and President of Dreamcatcher Media, an angel investment and consulting company, since January 2011. Mr. Wilson was Executive Chairman of Timeline Labs (acquired by SeaChange in February 2015) from June 2011 to January 2015, having also served as its President and Chief Executive Officer from 2011 through 2013. Mr. Wilson was President of Tribune Broadcasting Company and Chief Revenue Officer of The Tribune Company, which owned 23 television stations, from February 2008 to April 2010; President of FOX Television Network from 2004-2008; President of NBC Enterprises and Syndication from 2000-2004; and President of CBS Enterprises from 1996-2000. Prior to that Mr. Wilson also held executive positions at Maxam Entertainment, Sony Pictures TV, and Paramount Pictures. Mr. Wilson also serves as a director of MVPindex, a social media index for sports and entertainment since January 2016 and of Newzulu Limited, a global crowd-sourced technology and media company, since August 2016. In addition, Mr. Wilson serves as a Trustee to Southern Methodist University since July 2008, and as a Director to the San Diego Zoo since February 2014. Mr. Wilson contributes extensive management experience in traditional and emerging media markets, developing key strategic partnerships and using new approaches to create innovative solutions. Effective as of May 6, 2019, SeaChange was also advised by Royce E. Wilson due to his increased responsibilities outside of SeaChange that he has decided to not stand for election at the upcoming Annual Meeting as a Class II Director of SeaChange.

Contact Information

Primary Investor Type
Angel (individual)
Primary Office
  • Los Angeles, CA
  • United States

Ed Wilson Investments (3)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
Recess (Media and Information Services) 29-Oct-2019 Seed Round 00.00 Media and Information Services (B2B) Generating Revenue 00 000000
00000 14-Aug-2014 00000 00000 000 Application Software Out of Business 00 000000
000 0000 00000 (00000 000 Movies, Music and Entertainment Generating Revenue 00 000000
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Ed Wilson Exits (2)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
New Form 23-Jan-2019 Merger/Acquisition
00000 14-Feb-2017 000 00 00000000
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Ed Wilson Team (1)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
Ed Wilson Angel Investor 0 0 Los Angeles, CA
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