Time Inc.’s multimedia division, Time4 Media, said it has formed a production arm called Time4 Entertainment, led by former RKO Pictures and Shooting Gallery exec Paul Speaker.
Speaker will report to Time4 Media prexy Thomas Beusse.
New unit will draw on Time4 Media’s video, film and TV capabilities to serve “the content needs and aspirations of all divisional brands and partners through one centralized group,” company said.
Time4 Media’s content includes Warren Miller Entertainment’s production and distribution of feature films, outdoor adventure TV series, documentaries and action footage; TV producer This Old House Prods.; and TransWorld Media’s action sports videos. Speaker also will oversee TV, video/DVD and film development for all Time4 Media brands, including Golf magazine, Popular Science, Field & Stream, Outdoor Life, SKI and Yachting.
Speaker previously was an independent film consultant to Robert Redford and Sundance and worked as director of marketing at the National Football League.