Alan Cole-Ford has been named to the new post of exec VP of strategy and development for MGM.
Cole-Ford will help the Lion studio shape strategies toward new markets and new partnerships. He will report to chairman and CEO Frank Mancuso.
Mancuso said in a statement that Cole-Ford will help expand business development, “with particular focus on new interactive technologies.”
Cole-Ford was most recently with Televideo Services Inc., a strategic consulting firm. Before that, he was with Paramount for nine years, most recently as veep and a corporate officer at Par Communications.