David ChuPresident & Co-Founder at Digital Media Rights
David Chu is Co-Founder and President of Digital Media Rights, a leading digital media and advertising company. Digital Media Rights operates three primary businesses: (i) global distributor of feature films, television programs, and documentaries; (ii) digital video advertising network across connected devices, desktop and mobile; and (iii) OTT channel publisher with five popular channels (YuyuTV, AsianCrush, Midnight Pulp, Cocoro, KMTV) available across multiple platforms and devices.
Prior to forming Digital Media Rights, David was a founding member and head of programming and production for ImaginAsian TV, America’s first Asian American cable television network, and operator of ImaginAsian Theaters in New York and Los Angeles. David oversaw original programming, development, acquisitions and scheduling for the television network. David also oversaw ImaginAsian Pictures and ImaginAsian Home Entertainment, which distributed pan-Asian feature films theatrically and on home video throughout North America.
David has over 20 years of experience in the media and entertainment industry with prior positions at Showtime Networks and The Sundance Channel.
David received a B.A. in Political Science from New York University, and a J.D. from Brooklyn Law School. He also studied acting at The Stella Adler Conservatory of Acting and The Gene Frankel Theater in New York. David lives in NYC with his family.