Barrett Named Head of Sales for PBS Distribution16 Feb, 2016 By: John Latchem
Home entertainment industry veteran Joe Barrett has been named head of sales for physical goods at PBS Distribution, reporting directly to co-president Andrea Downing beginning Feb. 22. He will be responsible for creating and managing all retail strategy, including retail development, retail marketing and pricing.
“We are thrilled that Joe is joining the PBS Distribution team to lead our sales efforts. He brings vast experience in the home entertainment packaged goods space and we are confident that his leadership and innovative ideas will expand our presence at retail," said Downing, who made the announcement with co-president David Bernstein.
Barrett has more than 20 years of experience in the home entertainment sales business. He joins PBS Distribution from 21st Century Fox Home Entertainment, where he spent 18 years of his career, most recently as SVP of the home entertainment division.