David Tochterman



David Tochterman

Co-Founder and CEO
Canvas Media Studios

David Tochterman

David Tochterman is the CEO of Canvas Media Studios which produces original scripted series for digital and traditional media.  Canvas investors include Allen DeBevoise/Third Wave Partners, Entertainment One and MNM Creative.  David is an Emmy-nominated producer and executive with a record of launching award-winning television and digital properties. An early digital media pioneer, David launched the groundbreaking interactive branded video website ChannelBlast.  Prior to co-founding Canvas, David was a digital strategy consultant for ABC Digital, PBS Digital Studios, Starz Digital, and founded Innovative Artists Digital Media, one of the first talent agency digital divisions.  In television, David was Executive Vice President of Will Smith's Overbrook Entertainment and Senior Vice President of the Carsey Werner Company, where he played an integral role in hit shows including That 70's Show, 3rd Rock From the Sun, and was an Executive Producer of Grace Under Fire. 

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