President, Domestic Distribution, Warner Bros. Pictures
Jeff Goldstein serves as President, Domestic Distribution, Warner Bros. Pictures, with full responsibility for the day-to-day oversight of Warner Bros. Pictures’ domestic distribution activities, including sales and administration, strategy, planning and exhibitor relations throughout the United States and Canada. Goldstein and his team handle 20-plus films each year produced or acquired by Warner Bros. Pictures and New Line Cinema. A well-respected distribution executive, Goldstein was promoted to this role in September 2016.
In 2017, Warner Bros. Pictures Group had its second-best year ever at the domestic box office with $2.1 billion dollars, driven by such hits as Wonder Woman, IT, Dunkirk and The LEGO Batman Movie. Domestically, Warner Bros. has ranked #1 or #2 at the box office eight of the last 10 years. This success helped lift Warner Bros. to its biggest year ever at the global box office in 2017, with $5.18 billion in worldwide receipts.
Prior to his promotion, Goldstein was Executive Vice President and General Sales Manager, Domestic Distribution, Warner Bros. Pictures, a position he had held since 2000. Goldstein joined Warner Bros. Pictures as an intern in the Los Angeles office before relocating to the company’s regional offices in Florida, Ohio and Massachusetts. Throughout his over 30-year career at Warner Bros., Goldstein has been continually promoted, rising through the ranks from regional branch manager to his current role as divisional president.
He is a graduate of Syracuse University.