Exec named director of distribution
Sony Pictures Television Intl. has upped Ramon Garcia to executive director of distribution, Mexico.He will relocate from Miami to Mexico City where he heads SPTI’s distribution business with responsibility for the sale of Sony film and TV product to broadcasters in Mexico. Additionally, he is responsible for licensing programming in Colombia, Ecuador, Peru and Central America and supervises the development of digital delivery strategies. He continues to report to Angel Orengo, SPTI’s senior VP, distribution, Latin America and the Caribbean, who made Thursday’s announcement. Garcia has been director of sales, Latin America, since February 2006. He replaces Alexander Marin who, as previously announced, has been promoted to VP, distribution, and has relocated to SPTI’s European headquarters in London.