Zodiak consolidates US, Lat Am businesses

International producer and distributor Zodiak Media is consolidating its US and Latin American production divisions and launching Zodiak Americas.

The new division is part of the company’s renewed expansion in the United States and South America and will be headed by Jonny Slow who is currently chief operating officer, Zodiak Media. He will become chief executive of Zodiak Americas.

Slow will work with Natalka Znak who was recently named CEO of Zodiak USA, Zodiak Latino’s Harris Whitbeck and Zodiak Brasil’s Carla Affonso.

David Frank, chief executive of Zodiak Media, said: “This move is a demonstration of the importance of these geographic markets to us and the pace with which we want to both broaden our activities in TV production and develop our international distribution and online media activities here.”