Sr. VP fill Gentili post
Columbia TriStar Film Distributors Intl., has upped Ralph Alexander to senior veep of its Latin America division, replacing Giovanni Gentili, who ankled the post late last month (Daily Variety, Nov. 2).Alexander, who has served as senior veep of sales and distribution for the division since 1995, moves into the new position Jan. 1. Alexander will supervise all of CTFDI’s theatrical distribution activities across the Latin American and Caribbean regions. He will report directly to Tony Manne, executive veep of international marketing and distribution. Alexander joined Columbia TriStar’s international theatrical arm in 1987 as managing director for the United Kingdom. CTFDI covers 67 territories.