Press Release
Jun 11, 2019
Sinking Ship Entertainment Launches into Museum Market with Dino Dana: The Movie
For media inquiries, please contact:
media@sinkingship.ca
416-533-8172
Jennifer Lee Hackett joins the team as Manager of Musuem and Non-Theatrical Sales

(TORONTO – Tuesday, June 11, 2019) - Canada’s leading production, distribution and digital company Sinking Ship Entertainment (SSE) is thrilled to announce its expansion into museum and institutional sales. Joining the team is industry expert Jennifer Lee Hackett, who will lead the sale of Dino Dana: The Movie and its companion AR and VR experiences to museums, science centres and the attraction market. 

“Sinking Ship is very excited to embark on this new endeavor, and Jennifer’s experience is the perfect pedigree to bring the family-friendly Dino Dana: The Movie to audiences globally in museum and science centers,” says Kate Sanagan, Sinking Ship Head of Sales and Distribution for the Americas.  

Jennifer Lee Hackett is returning to the giant screen industry where she has over 15 years’ experience. She will be responsible for global sales for the museum and attraction market specifically for Dino Dana: The Movie. Prior to joining Sinking Ship Entertainment, Jennifer was employed with National Geographic and nWave Pictures, where she worked as the Director of Sales. She also served as Senior Group Sales and Marketing Manager for Smithsonian Business Ventures, the for-profit arm of the institution.

Jennifer will be at the Giant Screen Conference in September 2019, where Dino Dana: The Movie will preview to the museum industry.

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For further information:

Amanda Fruci, Head of Communications

416.533.5172 Ext. 2258,

 

About Sinking Ship Entertainment

Sinking Ship Entertainment is an award-winning production, distribution and interactive company specializing in family and kids’ live action and CGI blended content. In 2019 they set their sights on growth and launched a new animation series division.  Since opening its doors in 2004, Sinking Ship has produced over 500 hours of content, and through their globally recognized in-house distribution division, has sold to over 200 countries internationally. The company has rapidly earned a global reputation for high quality, groundbreaking original series and companion interactive experiences. Overall, Sinking Ship has won 17 Daytime Emmy® Awards and a variety of other international awards including Canadian Screen Awards, Youth Media Alliance Awards, Fan Chile Awards, Parents Choice Awards, the Shaw Rocket Prize, and the Prix Jeunesse International. In addition to production, Sinking Ship operates a cutting edge VFX and Interactive Studio, creating multi-platform digital experiences and interactive content for audiences around the world. The Toronto-based company is home to over 175 shipmates.

 

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