Vicuna Joins First Look22 Aug, 2006 By: Angelique Flores
First Look Home Entertainment has named Gabriel Vicuna as the company's product manager for Latino entertainment.
He will be responsible for First Look's Latino product, including developing, managing and marketing distributed product lines as well as the in-house brand, Studio Latino. He also will work closely with First Look Studios' acquisitions team to source new Latino programming.
Vicuna will report to First Look's Gordon Prend, SVP of marketing.
“With the growing Latino marketplace, it is vital that we have someone with the contacts and intimate marketing knowledge of the product to help us bring the best programming possible to FLHE and the Studio Latino brand,” Prend said.
Vicuna came from Urban Vision Entertainment, where he helped cultivate the company's Latino product line as sales director.