Patrick Phelan appointed as Director of World Sales

Patrick Phelan joins LEONINE Studios to oversee all international sales activities of LEONINE Studios’ licensing unit.

Patrick Phelan has joined LEONINE Studios as Director of World Sales. He will oversee all international sales activities of LEONINE Studios’ licensing unit and will report to Senior Vice President License Sales, Christiane Goldberg.

Christiane Goldberg, SVP License Sales, says: “With Patrick Phelan, we are pleased to welcome a colleague with such outstanding international market experience to our team. With him we will further expand our international presence in the licensing business and thus contribute to the further successful internationalization of LEONINE Studios.”

Patrick Phelan, Director of World Sales, says: “The prospect of being part of the dynamic growth story of LEONINE Studios is highly exciting for me. LEONINE Studios stands for premium content and has a number of great projects in the pipeline that are highly attractive for the international market. I am very much looking forward to contributing to the success of this new content with my experience and networks.”

Previously, Patrick Phelan was Director of Sales Liaison at NBCU, Vice President of Sales at Sky Vision, Vice President of Sales at Sonar Entertainment, Senior Sales Manager at Tandem Communications/Studiocanal, as well as Senior Sales Manager at EM.Entertainment. Over the many years in this industry, Patrick has handled the majority of rights and genres available. He was responsible for the distribution of premium content, such as the Ken Follet adaptation THE PILLARS OF THE EARTH, Tom Hardy’s TABOO and the award-winning series CHERNOBYL, to name a few.