Sony Home Entertainment ups Spivak

Exec to lead worldwide digital distribution

Sony Pictures Home Entertainment has upped Jason Spivak to executive VP of worldwide digital distribution.

Spivak will continue to lead the team that oversees SPHE’s digital sales around the world. He reports to Jim Underwood, executive VP, worldwide digital and commercial strategy.

“Jason has overseen tremendous growth in our digital transactional business,” Underwood said. “This has been done, in large part, by his forging strong partnerships with our customers and working with them to innovate and drive increased business in this area, especially through the ongoing rollout of UltraViolet and cloud storage systems as well as the introduction of new and emerging business models that are critical to insuring ongoing, intelligently managed growth for our home entertainment business.”

Spivak is a veteran of the homevid industry, having served as SPHE’s senior VP and general manager, worldwide digital distribution and, senior VP, strategic development, before that.

He also spent eight years at MGM Home Entertainment, leading the studio’s early digital distribution efforts from Los Angeles and London.

More Film

  • Morgan Freeman Sexual Harassment

    Morgan Freeman Issues New Statement: 'I Did Not Assault Women'

    Sony Pictures Home Entertainment has upped Jason Spivak to executive VP of worldwide digital distribution. Spivak will continue to lead the team that oversees SPHE’s digital sales around the world. He reports to Jim Underwood, executive VP, worldwide digital and commercial strategy. “Jason has overseen tremendous growth in our digital transactional business,” Underwood said. “This […]

  • Euphoria Review

    Cannes Film Review: 'Euphoria'

    Sony Pictures Home Entertainment has upped Jason Spivak to executive VP of worldwide digital distribution. Spivak will continue to lead the team that oversees SPHE’s digital sales around the world. He reports to Jim Underwood, executive VP, worldwide digital and commercial strategy. “Jason has overseen tremendous growth in our digital transactional business,” Underwood said. “This […]

  • David Permut

    David Permut, Naomi Kawase Join Shanghai Festival Jury

    Sony Pictures Home Entertainment has upped Jason Spivak to executive VP of worldwide digital distribution. Spivak will continue to lead the team that oversees SPHE’s digital sales around the world. He reports to Jim Underwood, executive VP, worldwide digital and commercial strategy. “Jason has overseen tremendous growth in our digital transactional business,” Underwood said. “This […]

  • 'Adrift' Director Baltasar Kormakur on Casting

    'Adrift' Director Baltasar Kormakur on Casting Shailene Woodley, Shooting Surrounded by Sharks

    Sony Pictures Home Entertainment has upped Jason Spivak to executive VP of worldwide digital distribution. Spivak will continue to lead the team that oversees SPHE’s digital sales around the world. He reports to Jim Underwood, executive VP, worldwide digital and commercial strategy. “Jason has overseen tremendous growth in our digital transactional business,” Underwood said. “This […]

  • Trevor Jackson and Jason Mitchell in

    Film News Roundup: Sony Opening Crime Thriller 'Superfly' Two Days Earlier

    Sony Pictures Home Entertainment has upped Jason Spivak to executive VP of worldwide digital distribution. Spivak will continue to lead the team that oversees SPHE’s digital sales around the world. He reports to Jim Underwood, executive VP, worldwide digital and commercial strategy. “Jason has overseen tremendous growth in our digital transactional business,” Underwood said. “This […]

  • The Dead and the Others Review

    Cannes Film Review: 'The Dead and the Others'

    Sony Pictures Home Entertainment has upped Jason Spivak to executive VP of worldwide digital distribution. Spivak will continue to lead the team that oversees SPHE’s digital sales around the world. He reports to Jim Underwood, executive VP, worldwide digital and commercial strategy. “Jason has overseen tremendous growth in our digital transactional business,” Underwood said. “This […]

  • Transilvania Film Fest Raises Curtain on

    Transilvania Film Festival Raises Curtain on 17th Edition

    Sony Pictures Home Entertainment has upped Jason Spivak to executive VP of worldwide digital distribution. Spivak will continue to lead the team that oversees SPHE’s digital sales around the world. He reports to Jim Underwood, executive VP, worldwide digital and commercial strategy. “Jason has overseen tremendous growth in our digital transactional business,” Underwood said. “This […]

More From Our Brands

Access exclusive content