Johnston tapped to lead NYPA


The New York Production Alliance has appointed John Johnston to the newly created position of executive director.

Johnston served in various sales, marketing and management roles for the Entertainment Imaging division of the Eastman Kodak Company for 33 years. He spent the last 10 years of his Kodak career in a management role in New York City where he became closely involved with many industry projects and organizations dedicated to the rebuilding of the production industry after 9/11.

Johnston serves on the boards of NYPA, The Advertising Club of New York, The Rochester International High Falls Film Festival and The Little Theater Film Society in Rochester. He is also an associate member of the American Society of Cinematographers.