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CEO & President @
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Harry Lin is currently the head of business development for IMDb, a wholly owned subsidiary of Amazon.

Prior to joining Amazon, Harry was an Entrepreneur-in-Residence at Idealab, the tech incubator in Pasadena, California.

Before that, Harry was CEO & President of Taaz, Inc., a technology startup in La Jolla, California. TAAZ is the brand name of the virtual makeover solution owned by Taaz, Inc., a leader in virtual makeover technology.

Before TAAZ, Harry was CEO of Lottay Inc., an Internet startup in Ventura, California. Lottay is an e-card service powered with PayPal.

Harry also has served as SVP/GM of Evite when it was owned by IAC. He has been VP of ABC.com at The Walt Disney Company in Burbank, California.

Before ABC.com, within The Walt Disney Internet Group, Harry led teams at Movies.com, MrShowbiz.com, and WallofSound.com. Harry came into Disney via its acquisition of Infoseek.com in 1999.

Harry's pre-Internet life: news anchor & reporter at KQED-FM, a National Public Radio station in San Francisco.

Harry holds a master's degree in journalism from the University of Wisconsin at Madison and a bachelor's degree in communication from Cornell University.

A native of the Midwest, Harry resides in the Los Angeles area.

Jobs (12)

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Advisor to CEO

Head of Business Development

Oct, 2013 - Current   (almost 3 years)

CEO & President

Apr 20, 2010 - Current   (over 6 years)
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May 18, 2011
Apr, 2013
Executive-in-Residence
Apr 20, 2010
Apr 20, 2011
CEO & President
Sep 26, 2009
Apr 9, 2010
CEO
May 1, 2006
Nov 1, 2007
SVP/GM
Jul 1, 2001
May 6, 2006
VP, ABC.com
1998
1999
Senior Producer
1990
1996
Reporter and Anchor

Board & Advisor Roles (3)

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Education (2)

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