Vittorio Tamburini, senior VP of marketing at Sony for Latin America, has been tapped to receive the International Achievement Award in Distribution at this year’s ShowEast confab (Oct. 24-27).
Tamburini’s career with the studio spans nearly 40 years, having first joined Columbia/Fox in 1975 as a marketing assistant. He became marketing manager for Brazil at Col the following year, and in 1981 took over the same position at Fox.
In March 1986, Tamburini became Col-TriStar’s marketing director for Latin America, and landed his current post in 2000.
“ShowEast is thrilled to recognize such an important and highly regarded executive of the international distribution community,” said ShowEast managing director Robert Sunshine.