Warner Bros. U.K. Boss Gets Expanded Duties10 Jul, 2014 By: Erik Gruenwedel
Veteran home entertainment executive John Stanley adding digital distribution and consumer products to his job responsibilities
John Stanley, SVP and managing director of Warner Bros. Home Entertainment Group UK, Ireland, Spain & Nordics, is adding to his work duties.
London-based Stanley will now also be in charge of digital distribution and consumer products.
Stanley, who joined Warner in 2007 after an 11-year stint at 20th Century Fox, reports to Josh Berger, president and managing director of Warner Bros. UK, Ireland & Spain.
“John’s new broader remit reflects our commitment to cross-category selling, a concept that he has spearheaded to tremendous success over the years. With our products being increasingly sold across many different platforms, John is well-positioned to maximize the sales of our key franchises in one joined-up operation,” Berger said in a statement.