Mr. McEwen is Director General of the North American Broadcasters Association (NABA). NABA represents the interests of North American Broadcasters to international forums and institutions on a broad range of issues including technology, intellectual property, broadcast policy and regulations. He was a former Secretary General of the organization from 2001 to 2005.
From 2006 to 2012 McEwen was a consultant advising on Media Strategy, Policy and Broadcast Digital Technologies; McEwen is a former Chairman and Director of the UK based Media Asset Capital Ltd. and remains Chairman of the Global Broadcast Summit, a planned gathering of broadcast Chief Executives in November of 2012 at the International Conference Centre in London.
He is past President of Canadian Digital Television (CDTV) and past President of the World Digital Audio Broadcast (DAB) Forum. In addition, McEwen spent over 27 years with the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation (CBC) including production and executive management roles.