Previously, he was a Disney Studios SVP of New Media, R&D and Production. prior to his Disney post, he launched META Group’s entertainment and media practice. A respected member of the creative community, Vaughn has two Grammy Awards and an Oscar nomination as a long time producer for Stevie Wonder and was a Columbia Records A&R executive and Staff Producer. He cut his production teeth with Jimmy “Jam”, Terry Lewis, Janet Jackson and got launched his production career with Ramsey Lewis.
With New England Digital Corp as a Regional Manager / Director of Marketing, he advised Sting, George Duke, Lucas Film, US Navy, Pat Metheny, Michael Jackson, and numerous other notable music and digital media technology clients. He joined IBM after graduating Dartmouth with a BA with creative arts honors.