Distribution execs earn sr. VP stripes
Disney has promoted longtime distribution execs Ken Caldwell and Jeff Forman to senior VP slots.Caldwell will take on the role of senior VP of theatrical sales for North America and Forman will assume the role of senior VP of theatrical sales for international. Caldwell began his career with the motion pictures distribution group in 1986 as a branch manager and has spent that last 12 years as VP of Sales, overseeing the Southeast, Midwest and most recently the Eastern region of the United States. Forman started with Disney in 1991 as director of distribution and has spent the last 12 years serving as a senior in the Asia Pacific region. He’s opened 12 offices in Asia Pacific and helped with the entry into the film business of developing markets like India, China and Vietnam.