Sylvia George - Chief Marketing Officer

Ms. George was appointed as the Company’s first Chief Marketing Officer in January 2017, a role created to elevate awareness for RLJE content with the specific goal of driving subscriber growth for the company’s digital channels, Acorn TV and UMC. From January 2013, Ms. George served as President, US managing North American distribution and spearheading the integration of Acorn Media and Image Entertainment, which were acquired by the Company in October 2012. In this role Ms. George negotiated and managed RLJE’s distribution partnership with Sony Pictures Home Entertainment and developed a best-in-class digital distribution team. From 2005, Ms. George served as Vice President of Sales & Marketing for Acorn Media after progressing from her first role with Acorn as Marketing Manager in 1999. During this time, Ms. George helped to build Acorn’s brand profile as the “chief curator of the best Brit TV” (TIME magazine) and grew the brand’s footprint across retail while developing a growing business in the digital home video market. Ms. George came to Acorn from technology sector company Icarus Corporation where she advanced from product marketing to managing sales and marketing efforts for Latin American markets.