Munich, January 14, 2016.
Red Arrow International has hired Bo Stehmeier as SVP Global Sales.
Stehmeier will report directly to Henrik Pabst, Managing Director of Red Arrow International, and will be responsible for leading Red Arrow’s sales activities including international sales teams in Munich, the US and Hong Kong. He will be based at the company’s head office in Munich.
Bo was recently Director of Rights & Distribution at digital publisher Factory Media based in London. Previous roles include Managing Director of Distribution at factual entertainment producer Off the Fence, Head of Sales of Optomen International and Head of Distribution at Bullseye TV.
“I am delighted that Bo is joining us” said Henrik Pabst, Managing Director of Red Arrow International. “He brings a wealth of international production and distribution experience, across both TV and digital media. Red Arrow has grown considerably in the last 18 months with a continued expansion of our catalog and growing portfolio of in-house production companies. Bo’s commercial skills, industry experience, passion and personality will help us to capitalize on what we have achieved so far, and greatly evolve and expand in the coming months and years”.
Bo Stehmeier said: “Red Arrow International has been on my radar for a long time, so I am thrilled to be joining Henrik and the team. The extraordinary changes and challenges we are seeing in TV production and distribution demand creativity and commercial foresight, and I am proud to be joining a group that has both of those elements in their corporate DNA. Red Arrow’s slate of scripted, factual and formats is impressive, and I am looking forward to working with the international team and the wider Red Arrow Entertainment Group to grow the business.”
About Red Arrow International
Red Arrow International is a world-leading TV distributor of scripted, factual and formatted shows from a global network of in-house production companies, outstanding third-party producers and digital-content partners.
Red Arrow International is a major co-producer of global entertainment, providing substantial production financing for scripted and non-scripted projects. Recent international highlights include: “Bosch” (Amazon) and “Married at First Sight” (A&E/FYI).
With offices in Munich, Los Angeles and Hong Kong, Red Arrow International has a truly global reach and distributes acclaimed, quality content to over 200 territories worldwide.
Led by Henrik Pabst, Red Arrow International is part of Red Arrow Entertainment Group, made up of 13 production companies across 6 countries; the Los Angeles based digital media company Ripple Entertainment and multi-channel network Collective Digital Studio (CDS); and creative partnerships and joint ventures with STV, Sync Media and The Imaginarium Studios.
Red Arrow Entertainment Group is a wholly owned subsidiary of ProSiebenSat.1 Media SE, one of Europe’s leading media groups.