Jenny Galante has been promoted to executive vice president of revenue and business development, Academy CEO Bill Kramer announced Monday.
She will report directly to Kramer. In the newly created position, she will be responsible for driving global revenue growth across all platforms, including special events, member initiatives, international programs, digital platforms, the Academy Screening Room, talent development and inclusion programs, and the Academy Museum, Margaret Herrick Library, Science and Technology Council and the Academy’s film archives.
Galante, who joined AMPAS in 2013, served as senior vice president of business development. Prior to the Academy, she managed corporate sponsorships for the Festival and the Sundance Film Institute.
she goes continue to oversee the Academy’s strategic brand partnerships and lead the development of integrated marketing opportunities for Oscar sponsors and advertisers.
“We are embarking on a new chapter of evolution and growth at the Academy, and this newly created position and department will play a key role in our advancement. Developing a healthy, diverse and sustainable base of support is essential to achieving our mission,” said Kramer. “Jenny is an innovative, results-driven leader who will build on her successes in fundraising and revenue development to help define our future.”