BOND/360 Names Elizabeth Sheldon COO

Sara Schiller and Elizabeth Sheldon - H 2016
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The exec will oversee and expand the film distribution and marketing business.

Elizabeth Sheldon has joined BOND/360 as COO.

In her new position, she will oversee and expand the film distribution and marketing business and continue to grow its production and publishing arms.

Sheldon was previously senior vp at indie film distributor Kino Lorber. She also is the recipient of numerous grants for film development and distribution from the Carnegie Corporation and National Endowment for the Humanities, and has been recognized as one of the "50 Most Powerful People" in the documentary world by POV.

“We have always been impressed by Elizabeth," said BOND/360 president Sara Schiller. "She has a deep knowledge of the global independent film landscape and an unrelenting passion to champion stories that need to be told. We are so excited to have her onboard guiding BOND/360 to expand its mission of developing and sharing compelling films with audiences around the world.”

“I am thrilled to be joining BOND/360 and cannot wait to begin working with the exceptional team that is in place,” said Sheldon. “My acquisition and distribution strategy has always been based on a collaborative approach with filmmakers to develop and execute individually tailored releases. This mindset fits perfectly within the innovative model that has been established at BOND/360.”

BOND/360, a division of BOND Strategy & Influence Services, is a distribution company whose recent films include Deep Web, (Dis)Honesty — The Truth About LiesMudbloods and Advanced Style