London-based documentary professional Dogwoof has restructured its enterprise affairs and profits teams as it carries on to grow into manufacturing.
Former Western Edge Shots government Will Kane will join the corporation as head of company affairs, functioning closely with CEO Anna Godas and head of acquisitions and distribution Oli Harbottle to increase Dogwoof’s manufacturing and funding arms.
In the meantime, Cleo Veger has been promoted to head of product sales, and former TVF Worldwide sales and acquisitions executive Katie Bench has joined as new senior gross sales executive.
Veger joined in 2014 and moved to the position of product sales executive in 2017, and then product sales supervisor in 2019. She will head an expanded sales team throughout all sales and pre-product sales as well as festivals. Bench, who specialized in product sales for Latin America, Iberia and Benelux at TVF, will oversee Television sales in a number of territories. Both executives will be attending this week’s Sheffield DocFest and using meetings at MeetMarket.
Ana Vicente, who has been overseeing the profits team, actions into a newly designed method and company advancement position.
The restructure will come as Dogwoof — which was traditionally known as a documentary gross sales agent and distributor — appears to be like to combine manufacturing, income, funding and distribution.
Godas said: “At Dogwoof, we believe that in establishing our in-household expertise, like Cleo and Ana, due to the fact our workforce is merely the critical to our good results. Similarly, we are aggressively developing in the creation and product sales area and we want the suitable calibre of individuals like Katie and Will to assistance acquire us to the up coming amount.”
Extra Veger: “I’m thrilled to choose the subsequent phase as head of product sales at Dogwoof as we proceed to increase and bring a slate of amazing films and initiatives to the industry. Will and Katie are a amazing addition to our expanding workforce who will assistance extend our get to.”
Vicente stated: “I’m proud to have been portion of the Dogwoof transformation around the last 10 years. It has been a ride. I’m grateful to be entrusted with this new purpose and thrilled to keep on on the path to further more create Dogwoof’s expansion.”
Dogwoof’s most current product sales titles involve “The Story of Film” director Mark Cousins’ new documentary “My Title is Alfred Hitchcock” and Alexandre O. Philippe’s “Lynch/Oz,” which environment premiered in Tribeca. Kane will manage all authorized and business enterprise affairs, taking a vital job in structuring Dogwoof’s raising variety of production and funding investments.
In the previous year, Dogwoof has included four other new staff users, together with Debbie London, who joined as manufacturing management executive to look immediately after the rising quantity of titles in creation Nafi Gordon-Sy, who boarded as head of home enjoyment, and came from BT Eyesight to grow the company’s system, Dogwoof on Need previous Trafalgar Releasing government Tom Howson, who joined as head of theatrical gross sales and Rachel Brown, who came from generation outlet Unbiased Leisure as a profits and advertising and marketing executive, and govt PA to Godas.
(Pictured, L-R: Katie Bench, Cleo Veger)