Andrew Haber, veteran sales VP at US-based Alfred Haber Distribution, has passed away at the age of 55, according to his family.
Haber spent 25 years working for his uncle’s New Jersey-based distribution firm, overseeing sales for TV and film content across territories including Europe, Asia and Latin America.
In a statement released last night, company president Alfred Haber said: “It is with deep sadness that I share with you news of the sudden passing of my nephew and beloved business associate, Andrew Haber.
“Andrew, a 25-year industry veteran, oversaw sales for Alfred Haber Distribution in various territories throughout the world, including Latin America, Asia and Europe. He had a large network of industry friends from all over the globe he met during the course of his travels.
“Andrew never met a stranger! His professionalism, kind words, magnetic smile and caring personality touched all he met, and will not be forgotten. Andrew will be sorely missed by us all.”
Alfred Haber Distribution specialises in TV format sales, and has sold rights to the Grammy Awards, The Golden Globe Awards and The Miss Universe Pageant.