Jetpack Appoints Rebecca Lugo as New Head of Global Sales
Jetpack Distribution, announces it has appointed Wildbrain alumni Rebecca Lugo as the company’s new Head of Global Sales.
Rebecca will drive the sale of all content within Jetpack’s catalogue, working with broadcasters and VOD platforms, to find homes for the company’s diverse range of kids and family series across all genres and formats. Working specifically across the USA, Canada, Latin America, France, Spain and Portugal.
She starts the role today (Monday 12th June) and will be at Annecy Animation Festival and MIFA.
Rebecca joins Jetpack from a nearly-nine-year stint at Wildbrain, where she worked in the international distribution team, overseeing sales strategy, and managing global and territory-specific relationships based in the USA, Latin America, Benelux, Italy and Spain. Establishing homes for a number of iconic properties including Strawberry Shortcake, Teletubbies and Bob the Builder. During her time at Wildbrain she also held roles in client services and digital media.
Rebecca will be based in Toronto and report directly to Jetpack Distribution CEO Dominic Gardiner.
Dominic Gardiner says: “This is an integral role at Jetpack. Rebecca has brilliant experience and established relationships with broadcasters and platforms across the globe.”
He adds: “We’re a business focused on offering high quality shows, but also delivering friendly and personal service, building networks and relationships around the world. Rebecca fits Jetpack’s culture perfectly and shares our ambitions. She’s a great addition to our team.”
Rebecca Lugo says: “I have a huge passion for this sector and look forward to finding more homes for Jetpack’s high quality shows across the globe, bringing my insights and knowledge to the role and becoming part of the company’s highly effective and well established team.”