July 25, 2017 3:04 AM ET


Company Overview of Participant Media, LLC

Company Overview

Participant Media, LLC operates an entertainment company. The company produces feature films, television shows, and digital programs; and offers publishing, and consulting and creative services. It serves individuals in the United States and internationally. Participant Media, LLC has a strategic alliance with Amblin Partners. The company was formerly known as Participant Productions LLC. Participant Media, LLC was founded in 2004 and is headquartered in Beverly Hills, California.

331 Foothill Road

3rd Floor

Beverly Hills, CA 90210

United States

Founded in 2004





Key Executives for Participant Media, LLC

Chief Executive Officer
Founder and Chairman
Age: 51
Chief Financial Officer
Executive Vice President of Business Affairs and General Counsel
Executive Vice President of Narrative Film
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2017.

Participant Media, LLC Key Developments

Participant Media Names Krista Wegener as Senior Vice President of Sales and Distribution

Participant Media has named Krista Wegener Senior Vice President of Sales and Distribution. Wegener will report to Participant's CEO David Linde. In her new position at the company, Wegener will be responsible for implementing an overall sales and distribution strategy for Participant's content, and collaborate with distributors and sales agents on the execution of international social impact campaigns. Additionally, Wegener will work to ensure that the company's library of over 75 films is reaching the widest audience possible. Wegener joins Participant after serving as Senior Vice President, International Distribution at Miramax.

Participant Media Announces Executive Changes

Participant Media has named Andy Kim its Chief Financial Officer. Participant CEO David Linde, to whom Kim will report, made the announcement. Kim will relocate from New York to Los Angeles and will begin at the company on October 3, 2016. Kim will replace CFO Bob Murphy, who spent nine years at the company and will assist Kim transition into the role. As Chief Financial Officer, Kim will be responsible for overseeing all of the financial activities at the company including accounting, finance, information technology, and real estate. He will play a major role in driving results for all key business areas including film, digital, and social impact. Kim will also be a key contributor to shaping and implementing strategic initiatives. Kim joins Participant from The Weinstein Company, where he has worked since 2005, and served as CFO since 2010.

Participant Media Names Bob Pilon as Executive Vice President, Social Impact

Participant Media has appointed Bob Pilon to the position of executive vice president, Social Impact. Pilon, who most recently served as chief development officer for The ONE Campaign, will report to CEO Linde and COO Sam Neswick. Pilon comes to Participant from The ONE Campaign. Prior to ONE, Pilon held senior leadership positions at high-impact NGOs including Malaria No More, Thelonious Monk Institute and the Elizabeth Glaser Pediatric AIDS Foundation after starting his career at Bloomberg L.P.

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