Veteran Warner Bros Executive Veronika Kwan Vandenberg Steps Down After 30 Years

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Veteran Warner Bros. Pictures executive Veronika Kwan Vandenberg is stepping down as president of international distribution, the studio announced Monday.
She’ll transition to an advisory role before leaving the lot at the end of the year. Her su…

Home Entertainment Mantra in 2017: ‘Just Keep Swimming’

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At this year’s Video Hall of Fame ceremony in Beverly Hills in December, Janice Marinelli, president, Disney/ABC Home Entertainment & Television Distribution, for The Walt Disney Studios, drew solid applause when she advised her fellow home entertainment executives to “just keep swimming.” The line, from the hit Disney film “Finding Nemo,” seemed to resonate with […]

Home Entertainment Leader Wuthrich Aims to Increase User Base of Digital Consumers

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“I actually still have a mini DVD player,” says Jim Wuthrich, who is being inducted into the Home Entertainment & Digital Hall of Fame at Variety’s Press Play event Dec. 5. The obsolete technology is a physical reminder of a mutable industry. “I’ve been in this business for 19 years, and it has changed so […]