Darren Feher, CTO of NBC Universal (NYSE: GE) since 2003, will get to head his own show as CEO of Conviva — the company NBCU picked earlier this year to provide a platform for managing online video distribution. The move has not been formally announced; Feher posted the news on Facebook. (NBCU confirms.
has yet to respond to a query.) West Point alum Feher, who represented NBCU in the multi-year agreement with Conviva, is succeeding cofounder Dr. Hui Zhang as CEO. San Mateo, Calif.-based Conviva has raised $29 million in the last two years from UV Partners, New Enterprise Associates and Foundation Capital.