GreenSlate has hired William Baker to serve as the company’s vice president of sales and new business development working out of their Los Angeles office. Baker brings more than seventeen years experience leading startup, high-growth and established companies in film, television and commercial production to his new role.
“I am thrilled to join the GreenSlate team,” said Baker. “There is a tremendous opportunity to change the entertainment industry for the better. GreenSlates’s proven technology and business solutions are doing just that by driving efficiencies and simplifying the workflow for production teams.”
Baker is an acclaimed producer with an extensive background who has successfully produced, line produced and supervised 15 feature films and 60-plus commercials since 2001. He has worked with some of the entertainment industry’s best talent in front of and behind the camera, and formed William Baker Films in 2012 to develop and produce entertainment content for global audience. Career highlights include his feature films, Legacy (Justin Chatwin & Peter Stormare), My Friend Dahmer (Ross Lynch & Anne Heche), Criminal Activities (John Travolta & Dan Stevens), and Puff Puff Pass (Danny Masterson & Mekhi Phifer). Notable clients include Nissan USA, Sony Entertainment, Honda Motorcars, Discovery Channel, and more.
“William has an impressive track record of successfully executing business plans and the production of films, commercials and television. We welcome him to the team and look forward to working together,” said Paul Cosentino, executive vice president of sales and new business development.