SPHE adds to international unit

Amy Heller named vp, international

Amy Heller has been named vp, international for Sony Pictures Home Entertainment. She will report to T Paul Miller, senior vp, international.

Heller will be responsible for analyzing the performance of SPHE's companies and products internationally and developing strategies to maximize their performance.

Heller joins SPHE from GfK Media Control where she headed up the Los Angeles offices for the German-based research company. Prior to GfK, she spent nearly ten years in various roles at Paramount -- most recently as vp of strategic planning and business development for Paramount International Home Entertainment.

Heller joins Miller's existing team, which includes Norman Tajudin, vp, international, who will continue to oversee emerging home entertainment territories; Tony Ishizuka, vp, international product expansion group, charged with producing and acquiring content outside the U.S. for worldwide distribution; and Tim Meade, vp, China, who is supervising SPHE's growth and rollout of new products and technologies in that territory.