Joe Matukewicz has joined Sony Pictures Worldwide Acquisitions as senior vp of acquisitions, SPWA president Steven Bersch, to whom he will report, announced Monday.
Matukewicz, who held a similar post at Relativity Media, will oversee all acquisitions for the division, which provides content for all of Sony Pictures Entertainment’s distribution channels, including theatrical, home entertainment, television and digital.
Prior to his stint at Relativity, Matukewicz was vp of acquisitions and co-productions for Paramount Vantage and director of acquisitions and co-productions for Paramount Classics.
“We are thrilled to have Joe join us in this key role. His experience and taste will be vital as we continue to increasingly ramp up our acquisitions activities, and work to bring more great product into Sony,” Bersch said.