Vancouver-based animation studio Rainmaker Entertainment has appointed of veteran content executive Gregory R. Little to the newly created position of Senior Vice President, Content, effective immediately. Little will oversee creative development, content strategy and sales. Little’s appointment marks his return to Rainmaker, where he previously served as the company’s head of Development and as executive producer on Rainmaker’s Escape from Planet Earth.
Mark Padilla has joined Double Dutch International (DDI) as senior vice president of Sales & Acquisitions. Padilla will attend the 2016 Cannes Film Festival and Marché with DDI. Padilla has previously served as vice president, Worldwide Sales and Distribution at Myriad Pictures. In his new role, Padilla will include oversee and manage global sales for DDI’s slate. Padilla will also work with DDI’s acquisitions strategy, and evaluate new projects for their worldwide commercial appeal.