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STXfilms is a global studio that produces, acquires, distributes and markets motion pictures. Its partners include Universal Pictures Home Entertainment, which handles the studio's Blu-ray, DVD, Electronic Sell-Through and TVOD platforms and Showtime, which releases STXfilms content exclusively on Showtime Networks and its multiplex Channels--Showtime®, The Movie Channel® and Flix®--during the premium television window.

Adam Fogelson
Chairman
Adam Fogelson
Chairman
  • Currently leading all aspects of film production, marketing, distribution and home entertainment
  • Former Chairman of Universal Pictures, where he was involved in films including Ted, Bridesmaids, Dr. Seuss’ The Lorax, Snow White and the Huntsman, Identity Thief, Pitch Perfect, The Purge, Les Misérables, Despicable Me 1 and 2 and Fast and Furious 5 and 6.
  • Stanford University
Samuel Brown
Head of Production
Samuel Brown
Head of Production
  • Currently leading all aspects of film production and development
  • Former senior executive at New Line Cinema
  • Helped shape the HORRIBLE BOSSES and HAROLD & KUMAR franchises along with NEW YEAR’S EVE, VALENTINE’S DAY, SAN ANDREAS, CENTRAL INTELLIGENCE and the most recent installment of the VACATION franchise
  • Harvard University
Alissa Grayson
Co-President of Marketing
Alissa Grayson
Co-President of Marketing
  • Currently leading all aspects of domestic movie marketing and strategy
  • Former long-time senior publicity executive at Universal Pictures
  • Helped shape the publicity campaigns for the DESPICABLE ME, PITCH PERFECT, THE FAST AND THE FURIOUS and BOURNE franchises
  • Featured in Variety’s Women’s Impact Report
Kevin Grayson
President, Domestic Distribution
Kevin Grayson
President, Domestic Distribution
  • Currently leading all aspects of North American theatrical film distribution
  • Former senior distribution and sales executive at Universal Pictures, Paramount, and DreamWorks Pictures
  • Responsible for the sales of Academy Award®-winning films GLADIATOR, AMERICAN BEAUTY and SAVING PRIVATE RYAN, along with TED, SNOW WHITE AND THE HUNTSMAN, PARANORMAL ACTIVITY and Justin Beiber’s NEVER SAY NEVER
Ross Fanger
President, Physical Production
Ross Fanger
President, Physical Production
  • Currently leading all aspects of physical production for film, animation and television
  • Former Head of Physical Production for Marvel Studios
  • Responsible for all aspects of production for IRON MAN and THE HULK
  • Former executive at Walt Disney Studios and producer for Twentieth Century Fox
  • Helped launch blockbusters such as THE FANTASTIC FOUR and X-MEN franchises as well as THE GREY and HERCULES
Keri Moore
EVP, Creative Advertising and Brand Development
Keri Moore
EVP, Creative Advertising and Brand Development
  • Currently leading all aspects of film marketing creative and brand strategy
  • Former senior advertising executive at Warner Brothers and Universal Pictures
  • Former creative lead at Open Road Entertainment
  • Helped shape the campaigns of Academy Award®-nominated SEABISCUIT, VALENTINE’S DAY, MAMMA MIA and the BOURNE franchise
  • Featured in Variety’s Dealmakers Impact Report
Amy Elkins
President, Media and Marketing Innovation
Amy Elkins
President, Media and Marketing Innovation
  • Currently leading movie marketing innovation & investment, driven by data, consumer insights and strategic partnerships
  • Built over 20 years of experience in entertainment as a digital first marketer running studio, agency and sales side teams
  • Former Head of Digital at Mindshare and MEC leading media on major film business, such as Paramount Pictures, DreamWorks Animation, Lionsgate & Summit
  • Former Senior Vice President of Brand & Theatrical Marketing at Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer & United Artists’ Studios.
  • Selected class of 2018 mentor for Big Brothers and Sisters of LA, Women in Entertainment
  • Member of client councils for Neustar, Twitter and Pinterest
  • Recognized in Variety’s 2017 Marketing Impact Report and 2017 Women’s Impact Report
Tim Weyers
Senior Vice President of Post Production
Tim Weyers
Senior Vice President of Post Production
Mike Viane
Executive Vice President of Theatrical Distribution & Head of Sales
Mike Viane
Executive Vice President of Theatrical Distribution & Head of Sales
  • Currently leading all aspects of film sales and distribution
  • Former Head Film Buyer for Regal Entertainment Group
  • Former long-time senior executive at Warner Brothers Entertainment
Philip Goore
EVP, Business and Legal Affairs
Philip Goore
EVP, Business and Legal Affairs
  • Currently leading all aspects of business affairs for film development and production including talent, rights, acquisition and financing negotiations
  • Former senior business affairs executive at Universal Pictures, New Line Cinema and DreamWorks Pictures
  • Former civil litigation defense attorney and corporate transactional attorney
  • Syracuse University College of Law and Law Review editor
Jason Markey
President
Jason Markey
President
  • Currently leading all aspects of film and television scoring, soundtrack and original music development
  • Former senior music executive at Relativity Media
  • Created 65+ soundtracks for DreamWorks Pictures, Sony Pictures, Universal Pictures, Twentieth Century Fox, Focus Features and HBO
  • Supervised music for the Academy Award®-winning DALLAS BUYERS CLUB
  • Former record label general manager and A&R executive alongside the legendary Clive Davis
Carolyn Steinmetz
Senior Vice President of Finance & Deal Analysis
Carolyn Steinmetz
Senior Vice President of Finance & Deal Analysis
Rob Springer
Senior Vice President of Distribution & Worldwide Operations
Rob Springer
Senior Vice President of Distribution & Worldwide Operations
Liz Stephens
Senior Vice President of Business & Legal Affairs
Liz Stephens
Senior Vice President of Business & Legal Affairs
Scott Kanyuck
Senior Vice President of Business & Legal Affairs
Scott Kanyuck
Senior Vice President of Business & Legal Affairs
Jack Teed
Senior Vice President of Creative Advertising
Jack Teed
Senior Vice President of Creative Advertising
Drew Simon
Senior Vice President of Production
Drew Simon
Senior Vice President of Production
Shari Hardison
Senior Vice President and Assistant Head of Domestic Distribution
Shari Hardison
Senior Vice President and Assistant Head of Domestic Distribution
Rachel Kimbrough
Senior Vice President of Business & Legal Affairs
Rachel Kimbrough
Senior Vice President of Business & Legal Affairs
Matt Gilhooley
Senior Vice President of Digital Marketing
Matt Gilhooley
Senior Vice President of Digital Marketing
Fran Lucci
Senior Vice President of Production Finance
Fran Lucci
Senior Vice President of Production Finance