Warner Bros. Names Frank EVP of International Marketing

Veteran executive comes to the studio from ESPN

Lynne Frank has been named executive vice president, international marketing at Warner Brothers Pictures, the studio announced Thursday.

In the newly created position, Frank will work with the studio’s international marketing division to create campaigns throughout international territories.

Frank will also be involved in acquiring foreign films for regional release and will be a liaison with other divisions in the company, including home entertainment, television and consumer products.

For the past five years Frank served as managing director and senior vice president, ESPN Europe, Middle East & Africa

Prior to that she worked for Turner Broadcasting Systems in Europe.

Frank will be based in Warners Burbank headquarters beginning in October and will report to Sue Kroll, the company’s head of worldwide marketing.