Fox's Dunn Promoted15 Dec, 2016 By: Stephanie Prange
Mike Dunn has been promoted to the newly created position of president of product strategy and consumer business development for 20th Century Fox, announced Stacey Snider, chairman and CEO of the studio.
In his new role, Dunn will lead cross-functional consumer business development and product strategy around new business initiatives, emerging media platforms, distribution models, partnerships with leading CE and technology companies, and opportunities with international markets. He will also continue to oversee the Worldwide Home Entertainment division.
“Mike has been an industry leader helping to ensure Fox is driving the development of innovative technology and new consumer experiences across all formats and distribution models,” said Snider. “I am confident that elevating him into this newly created role will further our position as a global leader in the new media landscape.”
“It is an incredibly dynamic time in the industry with a rapidly evolving media landscape, and Fox has a significant opportunity to leverage technology and new business opportunities to liberate the creative vision of our films,” stated Dunn.
Dunn previously served as president of Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment Worldwide and director of the Fox Innovation Lab.
He serves as chair of DEG: The Digital Entertainment Group’s Board of Directors, and on the Consumer Technology Association’s (CTA) Board of Industry Leaders.