CinemaNext, the European, Middle Eastern and African specialist in cinema exhibitor services, has appointed Patrick von Sychowski as its new digital marketing and communications anager. With his wealth of experience and extensive connections in the cinema industry, von Sychowski is poised to help usher CinemaNext's marketing endeavors into an exciting new phase.
The appointment is part of CinemaNext’s expansion of its global footprint beyond its core markets in Europe. In his role, von Sychowski will be responsible for spearheading CinemaNext's digital marketing and communications strategies, driving brand visibility, providing thought leadership and ensuring effective communication across all channels, both internally and externally.
With a proven track record of success and an in-depth understanding of the international cinema landscape, von Sychowski’s addition to the team promises to elevate CinemaNext's market presence and strengthen industry relationships. The appointment comes as CinemaNext has deepened its ties in its traditional EMEA markets and is preparing to grow globally, with plans for the Americas, Africa, Middle East and beyond.
Georges Garic, CEO of CinemaNext said, "We are delighted to welcome Patrick to CinemaNext as our Digital Marketing and Communications Manager. His remarkable expertise in the cinema industry, combined with his unparalleled network of connections, makes him the ideal candidate for this role. We believe Patrick's vision and leadership will undoubtedly take our marketing efforts to new heights and reinforce our position as a leading global innovator in the cinema technology and services domain."
Von Sychowski will be based in London, reporting to Alexandra Body, marketing, and communications director at CinemaNext. He brings over two decades of experience in the cinema sector, having held key positions at Unique, Deluxe and Reliance MediaWorks, as well as most recently being editor of Celluloid Junkie. In addition, he is a board member of CTC, EDCF and founder of the annual Top Women in Global Cinema list. His focus on communicating the latest trends and innovations in the world-wide cinema industry aligns perfectly with CinemaNext's commitment to providing cutting-edge solutions for the entertainment industry.
"I am genuinely excited to be joining CinemaNext, having followed and written about it for many years, because it is a truly global operation. CinemaNext is quite literally building cinema and helping to create the future of the greatest entertainment medium ever invented, " von Sychowski said. "I look forward to leveraging my industry knowledge and connections to amplify CinemaNext's presence on the digital frontier and engage with CinemaNext’s partners and clients in innovative and meaningful ways. Stay tuned for more details of what we have planned in the very near future."