Bennett Fogel Promoted to Executive Vice President and Chief Revenue Officer with NCM Media Networks

September 29, 2014
"Bennett’s historic strength as a business development executive and strong analytical and strategic skills will prove invaluable as NCM moves towards an exciting new chapter in the video agnostic marketplace of the future"

NCM Media Networks, America's #1 weekend network and the largest cinema network reaching moviegoers on-screen, on-site, online and on mobile devices, has promoted Bennett Fogel to Executive Vice President, Chief Revenue Officer.

Fogel, based in New York, and who has been serving as Executive Vice President of Sales and Marketing with NCM Media Networks for the past six years, will lead NCM’s sales department including national sales, regional sales, digital sales, research, and sales operations and planning. He will continue to report to Cliff Marks, president of sales and marketing.

“Bennett’s historic strength as a business development executive and strong analytical and strategic skills will prove invaluable as NCM moves towards an exciting new chapter in the video agnostic marketplace of the future,” said Cliff Marks, president of sales and marketing with NCM Media Networks. “His laser focus on making data and research a more important part of the NCM strategy has been instrumental in developing NCM’s entry into the TV Upfront process and our continued emergence as a bigger player in the national video landscape. I’m confident Bennett’s leadership will continue to ensure the big screen is the ultimate medium for brands looking for national scale, reach and unrivaled engagement.”

Fogel joined NCM in 2008 after over a decade with Univision where he led a team of business development executives help grow the Univision Networks from $250 million in revenue to over $1billion in sales. Prior to Univision, he spent eight years with Disney in several positions, including vice president, general sales manager at KCAL, Disney’s owned and operated station in Los Angeles, CA. During that time, he also helped create Disney Sports Media, a unit which handled all aspects of Disney’s sports media properties and KCAL sponsorships including the Lakers, Kings, Clippers, Angels, and Mighty Ducks. A graduate of Hofstra University, Fogel holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Business Administration.

About National CineMedia (NCM)

National CineMedia operates NCM Media Networks, the #1 weekend network in America and the largest cinema advertising network reaching moviegoers on-screen, on-site, online and on mobile devices. NCM offers captivating entertainment content, national reach and unparalleled audience engagement across its digital in-theater network of over 19,800 screens (100% percent digital) in over 1,500 theaters in 183 Designated Market Areas® (49 of the top 50). During 2013, over 710 million moviegoers attended theaters that exclusively present NCM’s FirstLook pre-show program, including AMC Entertainment Inc. (NYSE: AMC), Cinemark Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: CNK), Regal Entertainment Group (NYSE: RGC), and 40 other leading regional theater circuit affiliates. National CineMedia, Inc. (NASDAQ: NCMI) owns a 45.8% interest in and is the managing member of National CineMedia LLC. For more information, visit www.ncm.com. (NCMI-A)

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