Oct 11, 2010

Suzanne Hansen appointed Vice President, Exhibitor Relations at CBS Films

CBS FILMS NAMES SUZANNE HANSEN VICE PRESIDENT, EXHIBITOR RELATIONS LOS ANGELES – October 11, 2010 – CBS Films has appointed Suzanne Hansen as Vice President of Exhibitor Relations, it was announced today by Steven Friedlander, Executive Vice President, Theatrical Distribution. “Suzanne Hansen has an incredible depth of experience, possesses strong relations with the Exhibitors and above all loves movies,” stated Friedlander. He continued, “Faster and The Mechanic are just around the corner, so we are thrilled that Suzanne has joined us and quickly hit the ground running.” In addition to the new hire, Friedlander also announced that current staff member David Hawkins has been promoted to Manager of Exhibitor Relations. Both Hansen and Hawkins will report to Friedlander. The Los Angeles-based Hansen comes to CBS Films from MGM where she served as Vice President, Exhibitor Relations. She previously held similar positions with Yari Film Group, New Line Cinema and Fine Line Features. Hawkins joined CBS Films from Paramount Pictures.