(September 15, 2015 – Paris, France & Burbank, CA) – Stéphane Quéneudec has been promoted to Vice President, Sales, French-speaking territories, Warner Bros. International Television Distribution, it was announced today by Jeffrey R. Schlesinger, President, Warner Bros. Worldwide Television Distribution.
Based in Paris, Quéneudec will continue to manage all forms of television content licensing, including linear terrestrial, pay, cable, satellite and on demand services throughout France and French-speaking territories. An eight-year veteran of WBITD most recently serving as Executive Director, Sales, Quéneudec will continue to report to Caroline Lang, Senior Vice President & Managing Director, Warner Bros. International Television Distribution.
“France is an enormously important market for us and Stéphane has been a key member of our sales team there, working strategically with Caroline and her team to successfully manage the rapid changes,” said Jeffrey R. Schlesinger. “As the television platforms continue to evolve and windows and business models increase in complexities, it is important that we have someone of Stéphane’s experience and expertise.”
Iris Knobloch, President & Managing Director of Warner Bros. Entertainment France said, “I am thrilled for Stéphane, who is a key member of our overall management team. With his exceptional skills and experience, he is perfectly positioned to help us to further grow our TV business in the fast evolving French-speaking markets, meet the diverse needs of our clients, and address the challenging and ever-changing demands of our business.”
Prior to joining WBITD, Quéneudec worked with Studio Canal for 10 years, and DRAFTCB for one year. Quéneudec has a Master’s degree in Marketing from Université Paris Dauphine.