Naveen Prasad is Executive Vice President & General Manager of Elevation Pictures Corp., a Toronto based feature film and television company. In his role, Naveen oversees distribution across all media, television production, and strategic direction for the company.
Prior to Elevation Pictures, Naveen served as Senior Vice President, Television & Digital at Entertainment One Films, overseeing all aspects of the company’s Television and Digital distribution activities. He served in the same position at Alliance Films prior to its acquisition by eOne where he also played a key role in the relaunch of Alliance's television production business after a lapse of many years. Naveen joined Alliance (then part of conglomerate Alliance Atlantis) in 2000, having held an extensive range of positions along the way.
Naveen's varied experience includes building and implementing theatrical launch strategies, overseeing transactional VOD and digital distribution & marketing, broadcast & Over-The-Top content production and licensing, feature film acquisitions, and working closely with the independent Canadian production community.
Naveen also serves as a founding board member of Hollywood Suite, a Canadian multiplex television channel. He is also on the board of CAFDE, the Canadian Association of Film Distributors and Exporters.