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Rayson exits Target Entertainment

Emmanuelle Namiech joins as managing director

LONDON — The woman who founded U.K. distributor Target Entertainment, Alison Rayson, is stepping down as CEO after 13 years at the company.

As a result Target, which was bought by the Metrodome Group last year, has tapped former FremantleMedia exec Emmanuelle Namiech as its managing director.

In a statement Rayson said: “It has been an incredibly tough decision to make, but also a positive and amicable decision.

“I am proud of how far Target has come since I founded it 13 years ago, but now feel ready to explore new opportunities in my professional life.”

Rayson will continue to work on specific projects with Target but gave no indication of her future plans.

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