Becker Upped at Paramount19 Dec, 2007 By: Chris Tribbey
Paramount Home Entertainment has upped industry veteran Shanan Becker to SVP of worldwide business development.
Becker, a UCLA graduate, previously oversaw financial planning for Paramount's international video section. In his new role he will be in charge of securing third-party distribution deals, developing new channels of distribution, identifying potential acquisitions and will focus on creating new revenue streams. Before joining Paramount, Becker spent 10 years in the finance and planning department of DreamWorks.
“We're pleased to have Shanan take on an expanded role as he has demonstrated remarkable business skills and financial leadership in the areas of strategic planning, forecasting and business analysis,” said Steve Bertram, president of business operations for Paramount Worldwide Home Entertainment.