Sony Pictures Ups Retail Team22 Jul, 2009 By: Billy Gil
Sony Pictures Home Entertainment has promoted Brian Gartland to executive director of retail promotions and Maria Nunez to director, retail merchandising. They both will report to Noam Meppen, VP of retail promotions and merchandising.
Gartland will lead the SPHE retail promotions team at the retail level, while Nunez will continue to focus on in-store merchandising and execution, including product placement and sellthrough.
“Brian has developed a variety of tools to improve processes and inter-departmental communication, and he successfully negotiated new vendor contracts to save the company millions of dollars per year in expenses,” Meppen said. “… Over her five years of service at SPHE, Maria has consistently demonstrated a commitment to best in class performance and to SPHE’s drive to be No. 1 with our customers.”