RealD has promoted each Karina Neill and Bobbie Andrews to the newly-created place of Vice President for the EMEAR area, the corporate introduced at this time. Neill will assume the position of VP for Sales & Operations, whereas Andrews will likely be VP for Marketing & Commercial.
Neill joined RealD in 2009 with over 20 years of international gross sales expertise within the client electronics sector. She is one of the founding members of the RealD EMEAR staff.
Andrews joined the corporate in 2016 with a report of 15 years in exhibition and distribution, together with roles with the EMEA staff at 20th Century Fox and the UK advertising division at Cineworld Cinemas. He went on to lead a number of new product launches at RealD, together with the corporate’s Ultimate Screen.
“We are extraordinarily enthusiastic about this announcement, and the longer term of cinema,” mentioned Travis Reid, CEO of RealD. “In the EMEAR area we felt it important to put in place a brand new administration construction to assist meet the wants of our companions as they open their doorways as soon as once more.”
Reid added, “Karina & Bobbie have a observe report of success, delivering outcomes constantly 12 months after 12 months. They work very effectively collectively as a real partnership and I’ve been delighted by the management they’ve proven in uniting the staff to pursue excellence. They are a pleasure to work with and have confirmed relationships with each inner and exterior stakeholders. It is barely proper that their exhausting work and loyalty is rewarded, and with these new positions, we’ve got the perfect individuals occupying key roles inside our enterprise for years to come. I do know our companions will need to be part of me in congratulating them each as they begin this new chapter of their journey with RealD.”
“Premium ticket codecs have by no means been extra essential than they’re proper now,” mentioned Neill in her personal assertion. “With restrictions nonetheless in place throughout many markets in EMEAR and the altering dynamics of movie releases, it turns into much more essential for our prospects to maximise the income of every seat. This new administration construction will assist RealD just do that, as we’ve got the most important premium ticket worth footprint within the international theatrical trade.”
Andrews added, “Karina and I are each extremely honoured and humbled by the religion that Travis and the corporate have positioned in us. We are already working exhausting behind the scenes with the unimaginable RealD EMEAR staff to assist our companions in exhibition and distribution with the good upcoming 3D slate, together with such superb titles as Jungle Cruise & Dune.”