Steve Bertram Named COO/CFO of Relativity Media
Bertram, previously the president of business operations for Paramount Home Entertainment, will now oversee the day-to-day company operations for Relativity.
Former Paramount top home video exec Steve Bertram has joined Relativity Media as COO and CFO.
Bertram will oversee the day-to-day company operations for Relativity, including the building and managing of the company’s domestic and international distribution relationships.
Bertram, in his position as COO, will directly report to Relativity President Michael Joe, and to Relativity CEO Ryan Kavanaugh for his duties as CFO.
Bertram was formerly president of business operations for Paramount Home Entertainment.
Prior to his position at Paramount, Bertram was CFO of Dreamworks and was involved in negotiating its sale to Viacom after the separation from DreamWorks Animation.
“We’re thrilled to have a seasoned veteran like Steve join our team,” said Kavanaugh. “He brings with him deep and extensive expertise at a time when our company has delivered on the promise of becoming a fully-functioning, full service studio. As our business ventures continue to grow, Steve’s expertise will prove invaluable.”
“Ryan has incredible vision and has built a strong and innovative company,” said Bertram. “I’m very excited to join Relativity as it continues to rethink what’s possible in the entertainment industry.”