LOS ANGELES--(EON: Enhanced Online News)--Saban Brands today announced the promotion of Frederic Soulie to Senior Vice President of Global Distribution. Soulie will continue to oversee the worldwide distribution strategy of Saban Brands’ properties across the Television, Home Entertainment and Digital Platform categories. He will work closely with Saban Brands President Elie Dekel and Chief Operating Officer Janet Scardino to manage ongoing and collaborative efforts for worldwide distribution of all of the company’s entertainment properties.
“It’s been exciting to work with various broadcast and digital distribution partners around the world to help grow Saban Brands’ iconic properties”
In 2011, Soulie joined Saban Brands with significant experience overseeing digital distribution and business development for Cookie Jar Entertainment and, most recently, Endemol USA – the largest independent television production company in the world.
“Over the past two years, Frederic has proven himself to be innovative, proactive and talented in all aspects of content distribution. We are aggressively growing our properties across not only traditional television distribution but also through online streaming and video on demand channels,” said Janet Scardino, to whom Soulie reports. “Fred’s exceptional leadership and insight will continue to provide top-notch, strategic guidance for the continued growth of our thriving global entertainment brands.”
“It’s been exciting to work with various broadcast and digital distribution partners around the world to help grow Saban Brands’ iconic properties,” said Soulie. “We are constantly spearheading new endeavors, and I look forward to continuing to work with the team on the company’s aggressive growth strategy.”
About Saban Brands
Formed in 2010 as an affiliate of Saban Capital Group, Saban Brands (SB) was established to acquire and develop a world-class portfolio of properties and capitalize on the company’s experience, track record and capabilities in growing and monetizing consumer brands through content, media and marketing. SB applies a global omni-channel management approach to enhancing and extending its brands in markets worldwide and to consumers of all ages. The company provides full-service management, marketing, promotion and strategic business development for its intellectual properties including comprehensive strategies unique to each brand, trademark and copyright management and enforcement, creative design, retail development, direct-to-consumer initiatives and specialized property extensions. SB is led by a superior management team with decades of experience in media, content creation, branding, licensing, marketing, digital and finance. SB's portfolio of properties currently includes Power Rangers, Paul Frank, Digimon Fusion, Julius Jr., Popples, Vortexx, Zui.com and The Playforge. For more information, visit www.sabanbrands.com.