Macias runs exhib relations at Fandango


ORLANDO -- Movie ticketing service Fandango has appointed Robert Macias as its new director of exhibitor relations.

Macias, who recently served as director of marketing at Century Theatres, will oversee the company's dealings with more than 20 theater chains and develop new business relationships with exhibitors. He reports directly to Fandango senior vp and chief information officer Rick Butler and will work at the company's Los Angeles headquarters.

During his seven-year run at Century, Macias handled marketing partnerships with the major studios and other companies as well as promotional efforts and brand strategies.

Over the course of nearly a quarter-century in the film business, Macias was a general manger at United Artists, Cineplex Odeon, Surf Theatres and Renaissance Rialto.