Johns rejoins Sony digital cinema division


Gary Johns has rejoined Sony Electronics as vp of its digital cinema systems division. A 25-year Sony veteran, Johns spent the last four years as a consultant to Sony in various areas including digital cinema market development and digital sound licensing. Prior to that position, Johns was president of Sony Cinema Products. Earlier, he spent three years in Amsterdam as director of business and industrial strategic marketing for Sony's Broadcast and Professional Europe unit. Johns will remain based in Sarasota, Fla.