FilmRise Hires Emilia Nuccio as VP of International Sales
January 18, 2022
New York-based film and television studio and streaming network FilmRise has appointed Emilia Nuccio to the newly created position of VP of international sales.
Nuccio will oversee all international deals and will be responsible for selling the FilmRise catalog as well as new release and FilmRise co-productions into the international marketplace, among other responsibilities.
She will report to Melissa Wohl, SVP, head of sales.
“We are thrilled to have Emilia bring her unmatched knowledge of the international sales marketplace to FilmRise,” FilmRise CEO Danny Fisher said in a statement. “Her innovative approach and strategic expertise will surely lead FilmRise to new and exciting avenues and opportunities for growth.”
“I couldn’t be more excited to work with such an innovative company like FilmRise which continues to grow in the digital arena like no other,” Nuccio said in a statement. “I’m honored to be joining such a team of highly skilled and experienced executives.”
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Nuccio has spent most of her career as a leader in the domestic and international sales and digital distribution arena focusing on acquisitions, licensing and merchandising. Past positions include SVP of sales at Dynamic Television; president of international sales at Echo Bridge for two years following four years as their SVP; president of international program and licensing sales at Itsy Bitsy Entertainment Co.; VP of Latin American sales at BBC Worldwide Americas; and international director of sales at Televisa. In 2001 she founded her own company, Enoro Media, and she continues to serve on the board of directors of the Worldwide Audiovisual Women’s Association.