board of directors

  • Mike Polydoros, President – EVP Distribution Operations & Exhibitor Relations, Lionsgate
  • John C. Hall, Chairman – EVP, Distribution & Marketing,  Universal Pictures
  • Steve BunnellExecutive Vice President – VP, Film/Content Buying Licensing, Alamo Drafthouse
  • Michelle Maddalena, Vice President – Head of Worldwide Content & Industry Relations, Dolby Laboratories, Inc.
  • Janelle Mitchell, Treasurer – Chief Financial Officer – CPA/Consultant
  • Michael A. Alvarez, Jr.  – President & CEO Vision Events
  • Adam Becker Sr. – Sales Manager Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
  • Dale Davison – Senior VP, Operations and Development, Metropolitan Theatres
  • Barbara Dretzke -Exhibitor Relations 101 Studios
  • Brett Fellman – VP Film Distribution, North America & Latin America, IMAX Entertainment
  • Allison Fullmer – Executive Director of Sales, Theatrical Distribution,  Paramount Pictures
  • Mary Beth Garber – Audio Talent
  • Patricia “Pat” Gonzalez – SVP, In-Theatre Marketing, Paramount Pictures
  • Ricky Jefferson – Account Executive, NBC4 Multi Platform Sales
  • Spencer Klein – Director of Distribution, Netflix
  • Ben Levine – President/CEO, Noble Wealth & Insurance Services, Inc.
  • Robert Macias – Manager, Content Administration, Metropolitan Theatres
  • Shane Mang – Director of Global Sales, Outbound Licensing, Spin Master
  • Cami Martinez – ImoxiMedia
  • Branden d. Miller – SVP In-Theatre Marketing & Distribution, United Artists Releasing
  • Laura Miller
  • Rick Olson – President, Olson Visual
  • Eric Tabak – Vice President, Business Development, Vision Media
  • Greg Washer – President, Clean Fun

young variety

  • Ania Wojcieszynska, President – Exhibitor Partnerships / In-theatre Marketing, United Artists Releasing

Jr. variety

  • TBA

office staff

  • Elizabeth O’Neil – Executive Director, Variety of Southern California
  • Britni Smith – Manager of Fundraising & Donor Relations

president’s council

  • Christopher W. Aronson – EVP, General Sales Manager, 20th Century Fox
  • William D. Esensten– Partner, NSBN LLP
  • Alan Davy – Retired
  • Scott Forman – Executive Vice President & General Sales Manager, Warner Bros. Pictures
  • Jeffrey B. Goldstein – President Domestic Distribution, Warner Bros. Pictures
  • Michael D. McCartney – EVP, Film, Cineplex Entertainment LP
  • Clark Woods – iPic