Distribution360 Expands International Presence with the Appointment of Diane Rankin as Senior Vice President, International Sales and Acquisitions

January 15, 2015 (Toronto, Canada)

Distribution360, a  marblemedia company, is pleased to announce it is expanding its international presence with the addition of former DRG and Cineflix executive  Diane Rankin, based in London, England, in the newly created position of  Senior Vice President, International Sales and Acquisitions.

Diane will report to Managing Partner  Mark Bishop, and split her time between London and Toronto. Diane will lead Distribution360, taking the company forward into its next phase of growth, overseeing the sales and acquisitions team, working with the in-house production team as well as the company’s growing list of third party production partners.

“Diane has an exceptional background in the media industry and an incredible knowledge of the international market,” said Mark Bishop. “Her addition to the Distribtuion360 team is an exciting step as we continue to expand.”

“I am delighted to be joining D360 in this time of growth,” said Diane Rankin. “With a superb team and dynamic content on all platforms, the company is poised for an excellent future and I can’twait to get started.”

Diane brings a plethora of experience with over 16 years in the media industry. She was Senior Vice President, Acquisitions at DRG overseeing all factual and fact-entertainment investment and was Head of Acquisitions at Cineflix International prior to that. She also spent over a decade at Brunico Communications launching many of their market-leading events like Realscreen Summit and Kidscreen Summit and overseeing leading print titles such as Realscreen, Kidscreen,Playback and Strategy.

Diane Rankin will be attending the  Realscreen Summit at the end of the month with Director, International Sales and Acquisitions  Kirsten Hurd and the marblemedia team.

About Distribution360

Distribution360, a marblemedia company, is a forward-thinking distribution company that focuses on traditional media sales, while actively pursuing growth in the digital space. Its mandate is the full monetization of television and interactive content on traditional and emerging platforms worldwide, with a focus on kids, drama and factual programming. Distribution360.com |@Distribution360 | Facebook.com/Distribution360


For more information, please contact:

Mary Powers | +1 416.767.8692 | mpowers@mpowers.ca

Stephan Petar | +1 416.646.2711 | stephan@marblemedia.com