Stephanie Cohen is joining Sony Pictures Motion Picture Group’s promotions team as SVP National Promotions. It’s a new post on the Sony lot, and Cohen will develop national promotion strategies tied to each film’s theatrical marketing campaign. Dwight Caines, president, domestic theatrical marketing, made the announcement today.
Cohen comes to Sony from Walt Disney Studios, where she served as director of global partnerships and promotions. Previously, she worked as VP Global Partnerships at Marvel Studios and held earlier roles at Davie Brown Entertainment and Universal Studios. At Sony, Cohen will report to Jeffrey Godsick, EVP Worldwide Partnerships.
Sony recently released Rovio’s The Angry Birds movie which cleared the $300 million mark at the worldwide box office. Upcoming summer releases for Sony include The Shallows (June 24), Ghostbusters (July 15), Sausage Party (August 12) and Screen Gems’ Don’t Breathe (August 26).