Disney's Buena Vista Ups Three Execs
Disney's Buena Vista has promoted Jason Reed to senior VP of the motion picture group and Bob Chapek and Dennis Maguire to presidents of home entertainment domestic and international respectively. Reed will now be the third in command at Buena Vista Motion Picture Group, under president Nina Jacobson and exec VP Mark Vahradian. Previously, Reed served as VP of production for the last 5 1/2 years. As president of Buena Vista Home Entertainment's domestic division, Chapek will oversee all areas of domestic distribution for Walt Disney, Touchstone, Miramax and Dimension. Previously, he was Buena Vista's senior VP of marketing for North America. As president of Buena Vista Home Entertainment's international division, Maguire will be in charge of all international video operations. Previously, Maguire served as senior VP of sales and distribution for Buena Vista.