Board of Directors + Committees
Cinedigm's Board of Directors brings exceptional insight, experience, and leadership to the company.
CHRIS McGURK
Chairman of the Board & Chief Executive Officer
CHRIS McGURK
Chairman of the Board & Chief Executive Officer

In January 2011, Chris McGurk was named Chief Executive Officer of Cinedigm and was elected Chairman of the Company’s Board of Directors.

Mr. McGurk has had a long and successful career in the film and television industry. Mr. McGurk was the founder and CEO of Overture Films from 2006 until 2010 and was also CEO of Anchor Bay Entertainment, which distributed Overture Films’ product to the home entertainment industry. From 1999 to 2005, McGurk was Vice Chairman of the Board and Chief Operating Officer of Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Inc. (“MGM”), acting as the company’s lead operating executive until MGM was sold for approximately $5 billion to a consortium of investors. McGurk joined MGM from Universal Pictures, where he served in various executive capacities, including President and Chief Operating Officer, from 1996 to 1999. From 1988 to 1996, McGurk served in several senior executive roles at The Walt Disney Studios, including Studios CFO and President of The Walt Disney Motion Picture Group. McGurk currently serves as a director of BRE Properties, Inc. and has previously served on the boards of DivX Inc., DIC Entertainment, Pricegrabber.com, LLC and MGM Studios, Inc.

PEIXIN XU
Bison Capital Holding Company Limited/Founder, Partner & Director
PEIXIN XU
Bison Capital Holding Company Limited/Founder, Partner & Director

Mr. Peixin Xu, 46, founded Bison, an investment company with a focus on the media and entertainment, healthcare and financial service industries, in 2014 and has been serving as a partner and director since then. From 2013 to the present, Mr. Xu has been serving on the board of directors of Airmedia Group Inc. (Nasdaq: AMCN). Mr. Xu received a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from Tianjin University of Commerce of People’s Republic of China.

PENG JIN
Bison Capital Holding Company Limited/Director
PENG JIN
Bison Capital Holding Company Limited/Director

Mr. Peng Jin, 41, has been a managing partner of Bison since August 2014, and a director since March 2017. From 2008 to 2014, Mr. Jin served as a partner of Keystone Ventures. Mr. Jin received a Bachelor’s degree in Finance of Information Systems from New York University, Stern School of Business.

PETER C. BROWN
Founder and Chairman Grassmere Partners, LLC
PETER C. BROWN
Founder and Chairman Grassmere Partners, LLC

Mr. Brown is the founder and Chairman of Grassmere Partners, LLC, a private investment firm. From 1990 through his retirement in 2009, Mr. Brown was employed by AMC Entertainment, Inc., one of the world’s leading theatrical exhibition and entertainment companies, and served as Chairman of the Board, Chief Executive Officer and President from July 1999 through 2009. Mr. Brown also founded Entertainment Properties Trust, a NYSE-listed real estate investment trust, in 1997 and served as its Chairman of the Board of Trustees until 2003 and is currently a Mr. Brown currently serves as a director of CenturyLink (NYSE: CTL), a Fortune 500 provider of voice, broadband and video services in 33 states. He is also on the board of Entertainment Properties Trust (NYSE: EPR) a real estate investment trust (REIT) that develops, owns, leases and finances properties for consumer-preferred, high-quality businesses Past additional public company boards include: National CineMedia, Inc. and Midway Games, Inc. He currently serves and has served on numerous community and civic boards. Mr. Brown is a graduate of the University of Kansas.

ZVI RHINE
Principal at Sabra Capital Partners
ZVI RHINE
Principal at Sabra Capital Partners

Mr. Rhine is a Principal at Sabra Capital Partners with over a decade of financial and investing experience. He was previously Vice President at The Hilco Organization and has also served in various roles at Boone Capital, Banc of America Securities and Piper Jaffray. He also sits on the Board of Directors of Global Healthcare Real Estate Investment Trust, a publicly-traded company engaged in the acquisition of health care related real estate. He earned a B.S. in Finance from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and was a recipient of the Bronze Tablet Award.

PATRICK O’BRIEN
Managing Director and Principal of Granville Wolcott Advisors
PATRICK O’BRIEN
Managing Director and Principal of Granville Wolcott Advisors

Mr. O’Brien is a seasoned executive and business advisor, with 40 years of multi-unit international management experience with an emphasis in financial analysis and business development. Since 2010, Mr. O’Brien has served as a member of the Board of Directors of Merriman Holdings, Inc. Mr. O’Brien is also a member of the Board of Directors of Ironclad Performance Wear, which designs, manufactures, and markets task-specific gloves. Mr. O’Brien is also a member of the Board of Directors of Livevol, Inc., a private company that is a leader in equity and index options technology, and CareXtend, a private, development stage business in the health and lifestyle technology field. In 2009, Mr. O’Brien formed Granville Wolcott Advisors where he serves as its Managing Director & Principal to provide consulting, due diligence, and asset management services. Mr. O’Brien is a graduate of the Eli Broad College of Business at Michigan State University with a Bachelor of Arts in Hotel Management.

Audit Committee
PETER C. BROWN
Founder and Chairman Grassmere Partners, LLC
ZVI RHINE
Principal at Sabra Capital Partners
PATRICK O’BRIEN
Managing Director and Principal of Granville Wolcott Advisors
Compensation Committee
PETER C. BROWN
Founder and Chairman Grassmere Partners, LLC
ZVI RHINE
Principal at Sabra Capital Partners
PATRICK O’BRIEN
Managing Director and Principal of Granville Wolcott Advisors
Nominating Committee
PETER C. BROWN
Founder and Chairman Grassmere Partners, LLC
ZVI RHINE
Principal at Sabra Capital Partners
PATRICK O’BRIEN
Managing Director and Principal of Granville Wolcott Advisors
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