Exec directing technology

Enrique Santos, former senior manager of technology for Disney feature animation, has joined visual effects shop Digital Domain, where he’ll serve as director of technology.

In the position, Santos will be responsible for guiding the overall technical direction of the company.

At the same time, Linda Schnurer has signed on as director of financial planning with the Venice-based company.

Prior to joining Disney, Santos managed development of multimedia computer applications and system software for the Hewlett-Packard Media Technology Lab.

Schnurer comes to Digital Domain from Warner Bros., where she worked as manager for corporate strategic planning and development for acquisitions and new business units, including new animation product lines. Other positions include assistant manager for the motion picture group financial planning and analysis at Sony Pictures Entertainment.

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