Toronto-based Distribution360 has hired former DRG and Cineflix executive Diane Rankin (pictured) for the newly created position of senior VP of international sales and acquisitions.
Based in London, she will oversee the sales and acquisition team, working with both in-house and third-party producers. She will report to managing director Mark Bishop and will divide her time between London and Toronto.
Rankin was formerly the senior VP of acquisitions for DRG, where she oversaw factual and factual entertainment. Prior to that, she worked at Cineflix International as head of acquisitions and spent a decade at realscreen parent company Brunico Communications, where she helped launch the Realscreen Summit and Kidscreen Summit events.