Bill Clark EVP and GM of Anchor Bay26 May, 2006 By: John Latchem
IDT Entertainment has appointed entertainment industry veteran Bill Clark EVP and GM of Anchor Bay Entertainment, the company's home entertainment division. He will oversee IDT Entertainment's home entertainment business and the day-to-day operations of Anchor Bay Entertainment and its anime subsidiary, Manga Entertainment. He will report directly to IDT COO John Hyde.
“Bill's experience, achievements and enthusiasm represent a powerful combination and a perfect fit with Anchor Bay's industry and consumer reputation as an innovator in home entertainment,” Hyde said.
In his 30-year career, Clark has held senior-level operating positions at EMI Recorded Music, Universal Studios Home Video Worldwide, Walt Disney Studios, CBS, Spelling Entertainment and Ventura Entertainment Enterprises.
“For millions of home entertainment consumers, Anchor Bay Entertainment is a name synonymous with quality,” Clark said. “I'm looking forward to continuing and expanding the company's legacy, amid an environment faced with technological changes and economic challenges.”