Exec ankles his own Flatiron co.

Jonathan Treisman has been tapped VP of development at Walt Disney Feature Animation.

Treisman will be responsible for finding and developing new projects as well as furthering development on existing projects.

Treisman joins Disney from Flatiron Films, a company he founded in 1998. He was also exec producer on Warner Bros. Pictures’ “Pay It Forward.”

He began his industry career as an assistant at Walt Disney Pictures.

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