Flint upped at FremantleMedia

Formerly SVP of content partnerships for the global producer/distributor, Stephen Flint has been promoted to director of operations, worldwide entertainment.
February 17, 2011

Stephen Flint, most recently SVP of content partnerships for global producer/distributor FremantleMedia, has been promoted to director of operations, worldwide entertainment.

The company says the new role will see Flint take on greater responsibility in the management of new and existing relationships with its creative partners. In his previous position, he grew long-standing relationships with third party format owners including Syco, Mark Burnett Productions and 19 Entertainment.

“Stephen has an exceptional track record of success in overseeing some of FremantleMedia’s most important commercial and creative relationships,” said Rob Clark, president of worldwide entertainment for FremantleMedia, in a statement. “His wealth of knowledge and extensive experience has ensured our collaborative partnerships have gone from strength to strength during his tenure, as our portfolio of formats has expanded.”

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Barry Walsh is editor and content director for realscreen, and has served as editor of the publication since 2009. With a career in entertainment media that spans two decades, prior to realscreen, he held the associate editor post for now defunct sister publication Boards, which focused on the advertising and commercial production industries. Before Boards, he served as editor of Canadian Music Network, a weekly music industry trade, and as music editor for HMV.com. As content director, he also oversees the development of content for the brand's market-leading events, the Realscreen Summit and Realscreen West, as well as new content initiatives.