Rothstein was previously president of international sales and distribution at Ford’s Im Global and, before that, president of international sales at the Weinstein Company.
Thursday’s news follows the March 12 announcement that Academy Award-winning feature film producer Greg Shapiro is re-teaming with Ford at Agc Studios as head of film. Agc Studios was announced in February with significant backing from three key strategic investors: Latin American private asset management firm MediaNet Partners; Silicon Valley entrepreneur and CEO Greg Clark; and Image Nation Abu Dhabi.
Im Global was absorbed into Global Road Entertainment last year. Ford also announced several other hires of former Im Global executives including Bonnie Voland as head of worldwide marketing and publicity; Wifreddy Chiang as senior VP of finance and