Schwan, Figeroid among execs
BERLIN — A month after Sierra Pictures and Affinity merged their sales operations, the entity has unveiled its senior leadership team under CEO Nick Meyer and COO Marc Schaberg.Elizabeth Kim Schwan will serve as exec VP and Kristen Figeroid as senior VP of sales for the shingle. Virginia Longmuir is exec VP and Cynthia Griffiths is VP of legal and business affairs for Sierra/Affinity. Marketing department is headed up by Joey Monterio and Amanda Potts while Kelly McCormick is VP of production and development. Jen Gorton serves as creative executive; Scarlett Pettyjohn as director of international; along with Stephanie Ho, who supports Sierra/Affinity with accounting. While former Affinity topper Brian O’Shea was notably not part of the operation, Meyer said the team had “the right breadth and depth of experience.” Sierra/Affinity is in Berlin with a raft of titles including Amanda Seyfriend starrer “Gone,” from Lakeshore and Sidney Kimmel Entertainment, Camilla Belle starrer “From Prada to Nada,” Ryan Gosling and Carey Mulligan starrer “Drive,” and Spanish-language pic “Casa De Mi Padre” (House of My Father), toplining Will Ferrell and Gael Garcia Bernal.