Executive Vice President, Head of Global Distribution, IMAX Entertainment and Senior Vice President, IMAX Corp
Craig Dehmel joined the Company in September 2016 as Executive Vice President/Head of Global Distribution, IMAX Entertainment. Dehmel manages the global theatrical release planning and execution of Hollywood, local, documentary, and special content releases to IMAX screens worldwide. Prior to joining the Company, he managed the theatrical release planning and execution of all 20th Century Fox-distributed titles in over 100 countries during his sixteen-year career with Fox. A member of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences, Dehmel has been a guest lecturer at the Anderson School of Business (UCLA) for the past 15 years, teaching a seminar on the fundamentals of the worldwide theatrical business. He is also a regular guest speaker at the Annenberg School of Communications and Peter Stark Producing Program, both at USC. Dehmel is a Philadelphia, PA native with a B.A. in History from Colgate University and an MBA in Entertainment Management and Strategy from the Anderson School at UCLA.