Alison Morris Promoted to VP Warner Bros Int'l TV Distribution UK
Alison Morris, Vice President, Warner Bros. International Television Distribution, UK & Eire, will take on the leadership of Warner Bros. International Television's UK sales operation, it was announced today.
Morris, who has served in senior roles within Warner Bros. for seven years will manage the UK sales of Warner Bros. film, television, animation and short-form content to all forms of linear and subscriber on-demand television in the UK. She will report to both Josh Berger, President & Managing Director, Warner Bros. UK, Ireland & Spain and Robert Blair, EVP, Warner Bros. International Television Distribution, EMEA.
Jeffrey R. Schlesinger, President, Warner Bros. Worldwide Television Distribution commented, "Alison is an immensely talented executive, one who has consistently shown first-rate leadership and commercial skills in what is an increasingly complex and competitive UK market. She has a track record second to none and the respect and admiration of colleagues and clients alike."
"The UK market is complex, evolving and full of opportunities and I'm thrilled to have Allison at the helm of our television business," added Berger.
A 15 year industry veteran, Morris succeeds Chris Law, SVP & Managing Director, Warner Bros. International Television Distribution UK & Ireland, who has moved to a new European role within Warner Bros. Entertainment as SVP, Digital Strategy, Europe.