Vincent Le Chevalier

Entrepreneur - CTO
Information Technology and Services

Experience

SVP Platform Development
Skiff
Publishing
August 2006 - June 2010

Co-founded Skiff, Hearst subsidiary, in 2006 to lead the innovation and software development of a Digital Publishing Content and eCommerce Platform for the wireless delivery of Publishers Newspapers, Magazines, Books and Blogs. Company was acquired by NewsCorp in June 2010. Primary ePub Partner and Client Team, eBookTechnologies, acquired by Google in January 2011.


CEO
ArtinSoft Education
Privately Held; Computer Software
July 2004 - July 2005

Technical Evangelist and Program Manager for Route64, a worldwide training Tour sponsored by Microsoft, Intel and HP targeting 64-bit developers worldwide.


President
ECL Technologies
Privately Held; Mechanical or Industrial Engineering
April 2003 - May 2012

Providing management and technical consulting services in the fields of Software Engineering, Platform Development, Digital Publishing, Client Applications, Content Distribution Networks, Security and Patent Filings. Clients include Fortune 500 companies such as Microsoft, Intel, HP, Tribune Media, Hearst as well as a number Silicon Valley start-ups.


VP Engineering
iSurfTV
Information Technology and Services
July 2001 - April 2003

iSurfTV developed a new generation of 3D based Interactive Program Guide (IPG) and portfolio of patents. iSurfTV was acquired by Tribune Media Services in Chicago.


SVP Engineering
Dotcast
Privately Held; Information Technology and Services
June 1999 - June 2001

Co-founder of Dotcast, a datacasting company that developed a novel way to add data into the NTSC spectrum for large content distribution and consumer services. Currently being used by Buena Vista Datacasting Moviebeam service deployment.


VP Engineering & Operations
IDP
Privately Held; Computer Software
1993 - 1999

Co-Founder of IDP, a private networks interactive video company that went public on the Paris Nouveau Marche in 1998 and was later acquired by NDS.


President
I2m
Information Technology and Services
1988 - 1993

Founded I2m to work with Philips Interactive Media on CD-i (CD-ROM XA) consumer and professional platforms. Designed a new range of CD-i Authoring platforms which Philips endorsed for their worldwide CD-i Developers community. Also created a CD-i Studio for interactive application development focusing on Games and professional training.


Lead ASIC Engineer
Thomson Consumer Electronics
10,001+ employees; Public Company; Information Technology and Services
1983 - 1988

Lead ASIC Engineer working for Thomson family computers products (TO7 / M05 /TO8 / TO9 / PC) on system motherboard ASIC integration and optimization. Also worked on high definition TV and PayTV systems.


Education

Universit d'Angers
Electrical Engineering
1980 - 1984

Patents (45)

Enhancing automated terms listings in HTML document publishing based on user searches
Vincent Le Chevalier, Charles F Geiger
August 25, 2015: 09116865

Social sharing of multilayered document
Vincent Le Chevalier, Ohad Eder Pressman, Shannyn Timrott, Charles F Geiger
August 11, 2015: 09104892

Document content reconstruction
Joshua Richardson, Vincent Le Chevalier, Ashit Joshi, Dax Eckenberg, Rahul Ravindra Mutalik Desai, Brent S Tworetzky, Charles F Geiger
August 4, 2015: 09098471

Automated document conversion testing (1 worldwide citation)
Vincent Le Chevalier, Charles F Geiger, James R Kellas
June 30, 2015: 09069732

SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR SELECTIVE CONTROL OF ZOOM ADJUSTMENTS IN AN ELECTRONIC PUBLICATION
DUGA BRADY, CONBOY GARTH, LESHNER WILLIAM, RIVLIN JOHN, LE CHEVALIER VINCENT
June 2, 2015: 2774554

Application gateway in a browser based environment
Arieh Glazer, Ohad Eder Pressman, Vincent Le Chevalier, Charles F Geiger
May 26, 2015: 09043807

System and method for selective control of zoom adjustments in an electronic publication
Brady Duga, Garth Conboy, William Leshner, John Rivlin, Vincent Le Chevalier
September 9, 2014: 08832548

Document conversion correlation engine
Vincent Le Chevalier, Charles F Geiger
July 15, 2014: 08782515

Navigating an electronic document by visual object elements (1 worldwide citation)
Vincent Le Chevalier, Charles F Geiger
June 17, 2014: 08756497

Digital content distribution and protection (5 worldwide citation)
Vincent Le Chevalier, Charles F Geiger, Rahul Ravindra Mutalik Desai, Ashit Joshi, Dax Eckenberg, Joshua Richardson, Brent Tworetzky
November 12, 2013: 08584259

Connections (324)
Emilio Rojas
Engineering Performance Coach/Software Leadership

Bill McCoy
Executive Director at International Digital Publishing Forum (IDPF)

Vladimir Carballo
Senior Software Engineer