With May’s Cannes fest and market looming, Hyde Park International has hired former IM Global sales exec Stephen Gary as its new VP.

He will report to Hyde Park International’s president Eric Christenson.

Hyde Park’s current sales slate includes the untitled Elmore Leonard project, starring Jennifer Aniston, John Hawkes and Tim Robbins; “Every Little Secret,” starring Diane Lane, Elizabeth Banks, and Dakota Fanning; “Adult World,” starring Emma Roberts and John Cusack; and “Sunlight Jr.,” starring Naomi Watts and Matt Dillon.

Gary worked on IM Global’s “Dead Man Down,” “A Haunted House” and “Before Midnight.” Prior to joining IM Global, he was at Essential Entertainment where he sold “The Expatriate” and “Barney’s Version.”