BLUE ANT INTERNATIONAL APPOINTS NICK SOLOWSKI TO DIRECTOR, INTERNATIONAL SALES AND ACQUISITIONS

Nick_croppedNick Solowski, Director, International Sales and Acquisitions, Blue Ant International will oversee sales and acquisitions across Canada, U.S.-Hispanic, LATAM, Iberia, Australia, New Zealand and Ancillary

Kate Blank elevated to Senior Director, International Sales, Blue Ant International, overseeing content licensing across France, German-speaking Europe, Asia and Central and Eastern Europe

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(Toronto, Canada, March 8, 2017) – Blue Ant International, a division of Blue Ant Media and leaders in global content distribution, announced today the appointment of Nick Solowski to the role of Director, International Sales and Acquisitions. Operating out of the distribution group’s Toronto office, Solowski will be responsible for licensing Blue Ant International’s catalog of premium content across Canada, U.S.-Hispanic, LATAM, Iberia, Australia, New Zealand and Ancillary.

“With over a decade of film and television industry experience, Nick brings to the table a proven track record in creating strategic partnerships between producers and content buyers,” said Solange Attwood, SVP, Blue Ant International. “Nick’s multi-platform expertise, coupled with his deep relationships with buyers around the globe, will help drive our sales and co-production growth internationally.”

Solowski arrives at Blue Ant International from Tricon Films & Television, where he served as Senior Director, International Sales and Acquisitions. In this role, he managed the distribution of the company’s catalog worldwide. Solowski previous roles also include leadership positions at Spafax Canada and Alliance Atlantis.

Coinciding with this news, Kate Blank has been promoted to Senior Director, International Sales. Blank will continue to oversee content licensing across France, Asia, German-speaking Europe and Eastern Europe.

The expanded sales team will represent Blue Ant International’s latest offering at MIPTV 2017.

Blue Ant International, a Blue Ant Media division, is a leading content distribution company with the largest slate of native 4K nature and wildlife content globally. Its diverse catalog of over 2,200+ hours includes award-winning factual, factual entertainment, lifestyle, reality, documentary series, high impact docs and blockbuster formats. With offices in the UK and Toronto, the company’s library includes I’ve Got Something To Tell You (from UKTV and ZigZag Productions; 6×60’HD), Haunted Case Files (Our House Media; 13×60’HD) and How The World Ends (CMJ Productions; 6×60’HD). Blue Ant International’s offices are located in Toronto (Canada) and London (UK). blueantinternational.com

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