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Artisan Home Entertainment ups exex

Trio overseeing sales division

Artisan Home Entertainment, a division of mini-major Artisan Entertainment, has upped Jed Grossman to senior vice president, rental sales and distribution.

In addition, the company has promoted Tim Fournier to senior VP, sell-through sales and distribution, and Pat McDonough to VP, sales and distribution.

Both Grossman and Fournier report to Jeffrey Fink, president of sales and marketing at AHE. McDonough reports to Fournier.

Aside from its own 2,600-title library, which contains pics such as “Reservoir Dogs,” “Dirty Dancing” and “Terminator 2: Judgment Day,” AHE distributes the Spelling Entertainment Group library on homevideo in North America, adding a further 3,000 pics to its stash.

Artisan also has a video distrib deal with Hallmark Entertainment, for Hallmark, Crayola and Cabin Fever product.

Grossman has been with Artisan since 1994, Fournier since 1991 and McDonough since 1995.

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