Kembel, Tellis, Jones take on VP roles
Summit Entertainment has promoted international distribution execs Brad Kembel, Deborah Tellis and Jill Jones.Summit’s pics grossed $568 million in international box office last year. Kembel has been upped to exec VP of international distribution and will oversee that area along with sales administration and distribution finance activities. He’s been at Summit for 17 years. Tellis has become senior VP of international distribution and will work closely with local distributors on distribution strategy, dating and the execution of marketing campaigns. She’s worked at Summit since 2004. Jones has been elevated to senior VP of international marketing and publicity and will continue to supervise the creation of international marketing campaigns and publicity activities as well as oversee all international markets, festivals and press junkets.