Byron Allen’s Entertainment Studios Names Gould Executive VP Finance

Former Guggenheim banker will oversee investments, M&A

Entertainment Studios, the independent TV producer and distributor headed by Byron Allen, has named Eric Gould as its new executive VP of finance & chief investment officer.

Gould will work out of the Entertainment Studios headquarters in Los Angeles.

In his new position, Gould will oversee investments, mergers & acquisitions, and corporate finance for all of Allen’s Entertainment Studios media divisions, including: broadcast television, syndication, advertising sales, all seven 24-hour cable television networks, the digital video-centric news platform The Grio, as well as theatrical motion picture co-productions and global distribution for Allen’s recently acquired theatrical and digital movie distribution divisions Entertainment Studios Motion Pictures and Freestyle Digital Media.

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