London-primarily based documentary expert Dogwoof has restructured its business affairs and product sales teams as it continues to extend into production.
Former Western Edge Images executive Will Kane will be a part of the organization as head of small business affairs, functioning carefully with CEO Anna Godas and head of acquisitions and distribution Oli Harbottle to improve Dogwoof’s manufacturing and funding arms.
In the meantime, Cleo Veger has been promoted to head of profits, and previous TVF Worldwide product sales and acquisitions govt Katie Bench has joined as new senior income government.
Veger joined in 2014 and moved to the part of sales executive in 2017, and then revenue supervisor in 2019. She will head an expanded sales staff throughout all revenue and pre-income as nicely as festivals. Bench, who specialized in sales for Latin The united states, Iberia and Benelux at TVF, will oversee Tv set product sales in a number of territories. Both executives will be attending this week’s Sheffield DocFest and using meetings at MeetMarket.
Ana Vicente, who has been overseeing the gross sales team, steps into a newly produced strategy and organization growth position.
The restructure will come as Dogwoof — which was customarily regarded as a documentary profits agent and distributor — appears to be like to combine manufacturing, income, funding and distribution.
Godas stated: “At Dogwoof, we think in producing our in-property talent, like Cleo and Ana, mainly because our team is only the essential to our achievement. Equally, we are aggressively growing in the output and sales space and we have to have the right calibre of people today like Katie and Will to support choose us to the future stage.”
Added Veger: “I’m thrilled to just take the following move as head of revenue at Dogwoof as we keep on to mature and bring a slate of incredible movies and initiatives to the market place. Will and Katie are a good addition to our developing staff who will assist increase our access.”
Vicente claimed: “I’m proud to have been portion of the Dogwoof transformation around the last 10 years. It has been a experience. I’m grateful to be entrusted with this new function and excited to continue on on the route to even more develop Dogwoof’s growth.”
Dogwoof’s newest sales titles incorporate “The Tale of Film” director Mark Cousins’ new documentary “My Name is Alfred Hitchcock” and Alexandre O. Philippe’s “Lynch/Oz,” which environment premiered in Tribeca. Kane will manage all lawful and enterprise affairs, having a important function in structuring Dogwoof’s escalating range of output and financing investments.
In the very last yr, Dogwoof has additional 4 other new crew users, such as Debbie London, who joined as production management executive to seem just after the rising amount of titles in creation Nafi Gordon-Sy, who boarded as head of household enjoyment, and came from BT Eyesight to mature the company’s system, Dogwoof on Need previous Trafalgar Releasing executive Tom Howson, who joined as head of theatrical profits and Rachel Brown, who came from manufacturing outlet Impartial Enjoyment as a revenue and internet marketing government, and executive PA to Godas.
(Pictured, L-R: Katie Bench, Cleo Veger)