UPDATES Relativity Hires Marketing Vet Geoff Ammer

LOS ANGELES, CA, January 27, 2010 – Relativity Media LLC (“RML”) CEO Ryan Kavanaugh has announced today that Geoff Ammer will be joining Relativity as the new Worldwide President of Marketing.

relativity mediaAmmer was most recently the President of Worldwide Marketing of the Theatrical and Home Entertainment division of Marvel Studios where he was responsible for the marketing of Marvel’s first self-produced feature films, Iron Man and The Hulk and the upcoming releases Iron Man 2 and Thor.

Previously Ammer served as President of Worldwide Marketing at Sony Pictures Entertainment where he was responsible for leading the marketing team that launched 28 #1 films, including Spider-Man and Spider-Man 2, Hitch, Guess Who, The Forgotten, The Grudge, 50 First Dates, Bad Boys 2, Something’s Gotta Give, Charlie’s Angels: Full Throttle, S.W.A.T., XXX, Anger Management, Men in black II, Maid in Manhattan, Mr. Deeds, Panic Room and Black Hawk Down, among others.

“Geoff brings to Relativity a remarkable expertise in marketing quality and commercial fare,” said Relativity Media CEO Ryan Kavanaugh. “Beyond his creativity and wealth of experience, Geoff’s a dynamic and energetic force that we are delighted to have join our team.”