Summit Taps Kops as Senior Vice President

Will lead publicity efforts for “Twilight” studio.

Last Updated: August 13, 2009 @ 12:25 PM

Summit Entertainment has tapped Eric Kops as Senior Vice President of Publicity.

 

Kops will oversee the studio’s domestic theatrical and home entertainment publicity campaigns and activities. He will report to Nancy Kirkpatrick, Summit’s President of Worldwide Marketing

He will officially start on August 19.
 
“Summit is going to benefit greatly from his combination of both studio and independent film campaign experience,” said Kirkpatrick.  

Prior to joining Summit, Eric Kops served as the Senior Vice President of Entertainment at ID Public Relations.  Over the past 15 years Kops has worked in film marketing and publicity at Columbia/TriStar, MGM/UA, and Paramount. 

 

Upcoming Summit releases include the co-production "Bandslam" with Walden Media this Friday, August 14th followed by "Sorority Row" on September 11th and the Imagi Studios produced CG-animated feature "Astro Boy" on October 23rd.  On November 20th, Summit will release "Th Twilight Saga: New Moon."