Jim Stephens Named Co-President of Wolfe15 Jan, 2015 By: Angelique Flores
Wolfe Releasing has named Jim Stephens co-president, sharing duties with co-president Maria Lynn.
Stephens sits on Wolfe’s board of directors and has been involved in the release of award-winning LGBT films such as Reaching for the Moon, I Am Divine, Free Fall, Pit Stop, Five Dances and Tru Love. A member of the Producers Guild of America, he was an executive producer for Sony Pictures Classics’ Love Is Strange, which was nominated for four Independent Spirit Awards.
Previously, Stephens was SVP of worldwide sales and field operations at Adobe Systems for 15 years.
“Jim will be a great partner in running the company,” Lynn said. “His thought leadership and business acumen will be a welcome addition to Wolfe as we get ready to celebrate our 30th anniversary in 2015.”