GoDigital Taps Former Focus Exec Kent Sanderson

KENT SANDERSON Go Digital

In a pre-Sundance move, GoDigital has hired former Focus Features exec Kent Sanderson as exec VP of distribution and merchandising.

Sanderson will be attending Sundance in an acquisitions capacity and will have oversight of the company’s cable, satellite and digital platform relationships. He will also manage content windows and marketing opportunities with digital retailers and report to GoDigital CEO Logan Mulvey.

While at Focus, he worked on acquisition, distribution and marketing of Alex Gibney’s “We Steal Secrets: The Story of WikiLeaks,” “The Lifeguard” starring Kristen Bell, “C.O.G.,” “The World’s End,” “The Place Beyond the Pines,” and “Moonrise Kingdom.”

Universal recently restructured Focus to have more emphasis on mainstream features.

Filed Under:

Want to read more articles like this one? SUBSCRIBE TO VARIETY TODAY.
Post A Comment 0

Leave a Reply

No Comments

Comments are moderated. They may be edited for clarity and reprinting in whole or in part in Variety publications.

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

More Film News from Variety

Loading