You will be redirected back to your article in seconds

Sony ups consumer products exec

Boylan will oversee licensing for 'Geisha, 'Da Vinci'

Juli Boylan has been promoted to senior veep of consumer products for Sony Pictures.

Boylan will oversee licensing for such upcoming films as “Memoirs of a Geisha” and “The Da Vinci Code”; Sony Pictures Animations’ first CGI release, “Open Season”; and film and television properties that include “It’s a Big, Big World” on PBS.

She replaces Al Ovadia as head of consumer products. He ankled in November to pursue other opportunities.

Boylan will report to George Leon, exec veep of Columbia TriStar worldwide consumer marketing group.

Beginning at Sony Pictures in 1996 as veep of retail sales, Boylan was promoted in 2001 to senior veep, domestic sales and retail development. Prior to that, she worked for six years at Warner Bros. consumer products.

More Film

  • 'Same Kind of Different as Me'

    Film Review: 'Same Kind of Different as Me'

    Juli Boylan has been promoted to senior veep of consumer products for Sony Pictures. Boylan will oversee licensing for such upcoming films as “Memoirs of a Geisha” and “The Da Vinci Code”; Sony Pictures Animations’ first CGI release, “Open Season”; and film and television properties that include “It’s a Big, Big World” on PBS. She […]

  • Busan: Korea’s 'After My Death,' Iran’s

    Busan: Korea’s 'After My Death,' Iran’s 'Blockage' Win Competition

    Juli Boylan has been promoted to senior veep of consumer products for Sony Pictures. Boylan will oversee licensing for such upcoming films as “Memoirs of a Geisha” and “The Da Vinci Code”; Sony Pictures Animations’ first CGI release, “Open Season”; and film and television properties that include “It’s a Big, Big World” on PBS. She […]

  • Progression Image 3 of 3: Final

    Film Review: Pixar's 'Coco'

    Juli Boylan has been promoted to senior veep of consumer products for Sony Pictures. Boylan will oversee licensing for such upcoming films as “Memoirs of a Geisha” and “The Da Vinci Code”; Sony Pictures Animations’ first CGI release, “Open Season”; and film and television properties that include “It’s a Big, Big World” on PBS. She […]

  • Oliver Sacks Documentary

    Film News Roundup: Paul Allen's Vulcan Productions Backs Oliver Sacks Documentary

    Juli Boylan has been promoted to senior veep of consumer products for Sony Pictures. Boylan will oversee licensing for such upcoming films as “Memoirs of a Geisha” and “The Da Vinci Code”; Sony Pictures Animations’ first CGI release, “Open Season”; and film and television properties that include “It’s a Big, Big World” on PBS. She […]

More From Our Brands

Access exclusive content