London-dependent documentary professional Dogwoof has restructured its company affairs and profits groups as it continues to increase into generation.
Former Western Edge Pics govt Will Kane will join the enterprise as head of business enterprise affairs, functioning intently with CEO Anna Godas and head of acquisitions and distribution Oli Harbottle to grow Dogwoof’s creation and financing arms.
Meanwhile, Cleo Veger has been promoted to head of profits, and former TVF Worldwide gross sales and acquisitions executive Katie Bench has joined as new senior revenue executive.
Veger joined in 2014 and moved to the role of income govt in 2017, and then income supervisor in 2019. She will head an expanded gross sales group throughout all sales and pre-profits as very well as festivals. Bench, who specialised in sales for Latin The united states, Iberia and Benelux at TVF, will oversee Tv set profits in a range of territories. Both of those executives will be attending this week’s Sheffield DocFest and getting conferences at MeetMarket.
Ana Vicente, who has been overseeing the income crew, steps into a recently established technique and business advancement purpose.
The restructure will come as Dogwoof — which was usually known as a documentary product sales agent and distributor — looks to integrate generation, gross sales, financing and distribution.
Godas claimed: “At Dogwoof, we consider in establishing our in-property talent, like Cleo and Ana, since our team is only the important to our success. Similarly, we are aggressively escalating in the manufacturing and income place and we have to have the right calibre of people like Katie and Will to enable get us to the future stage.”
Included Veger: “I’m thrilled to acquire the up coming action as head of gross sales at Dogwoof as we continue to grow and bring a slate of remarkable films and tasks to the market place. Will and Katie are a excellent addition to our escalating team who will support grow our get to.”
Vicente explained: “I’m proud to have been aspect of the Dogwoof transformation in excess of the previous 10 years. It has been a ride. I’m grateful to be entrusted with this new function and excited to continue on on the path to even more acquire Dogwoof’s growth.”
Dogwoof’s latest gross sales titles include “The Tale of Film” director Mark Cousins’ new documentary “My Identify is Alfred Hitchcock” and Alexandre O. Philippe’s “Lynch/Oz,” which planet premiered in Tribeca. Kane will deal with all lawful and company affairs, getting a crucial part in structuring Dogwoof’s expanding number of creation and financing investments.
In the last calendar year, Dogwoof has added 4 other new staff users, such as Debbie London, who joined as output administration executive to search after the increasing range of titles in production Nafi Gordon-Sy, who boarded as head of residence enjoyment, and came from BT Vision to expand the company’s platform, Dogwoof on Demand from customers former Trafalgar Releasing govt Tom Howson, who joined as head of theatrical profits and Rachel Brown, who arrived from production outlet Independent Entertainment as a gross sales and marketing and advertising government, and executive PA to Godas.
(Pictured, L-R: Katie Bench, Cleo Veger)