News // Sony Pictures Entertainment Names Erik Moreno as Lead Deal-Maker

The former Time Inc. and Fox Network Group exec is part of massive changes for Sony.

Per The Hollywood Reporter, Sony Pictures Entertainment has named former Time Inc. and Fox Network Group executive Erik Moreno as Executive VP of Corporate Development and Mergers and Acquisitions.

The studio is in the midst of restructuring the TV group and motion picture marketing departments. THR reports Sony, last week, said it sought a strategic partner to grow Crackle, its streaming service.

Moreno will officially join the studio on August 8, reporting to chairman and CEO Tony Vinciquerra and CFO Philip Rowley. Moreno main task will be to identify new partnerships or acquisition targets.

Sony Pictures Entertainment is based in Culver City, CA.

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