Weinstein Co. Names Solomon COO5 Feb, 2008 By: Billy Gil
The Weinstein Co. has named Lee Solomon its new COO. He will report directly to co-chairmen Bob and Harvey Weinstein.
Based in New York, Solomon will oversee company operations and finances, directing company investments and priorities with regard to movies, TV, emerging technologies and other new business ventures. Solomon previously served as principal at Grosvenor Park Productions, most recently helping arrange financing for Defiance, starring Daniel Craig.
“Lee will be an extremely valuable addition to The Weinstein Co. team,” Bob and Harvey Weinstein said in a statement. “He is an exceptionally well-respected executive who brings a wealth of financial and industry experience to the position.”