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Based in Paris, Rubin has been named the company’s new Director of Sales
June 27, 2022 -- Sinking Ship Entertainment (SSE) announced today that Karine Rubin has joined its distribution team as Director of Sales for Europe. Reporting to department heads Kate Sanagan and Marilyn Kynaston, Rubin will be responsible for the company’s sales efforts throughout Europe, Middle East and Africa. She brings over 15 years of experience, including most recently as Film Sales Manager with Toei Animation, and earlier stints with Gulli and Fremantle in France.
“We are thrilled to have Karine join us,” says Sanagan. “Her experience and skills are an excellent match for the rest of the team, and we are excited to be working with her to continue to grow our brands across Europe, the Middle East and Africa.”
Many Sinking Ship series have already had success across the territory including HR/Ki.ka in Germany (ODD SQUAD), CBBC (ODD SQUAD and ENDLINGS), France Television (ODD SQUAD) and Showmax (ENDLINGS and ODD SQUAD) across Africa to name a few.
About Sinking Ship Entertainment
Named as the number one Kids’ Entertainment Production Company on Kidscreen’s Hot50 list in 2020, Sinking Ship Entertainment is a globally renowned and industry leading Production, Distribution, VFX and Interactive studio specializing in children’s and family content. Since its founding in 2004, Sinking Ship has won 24 Daytime Emmy® awards, including series wins for Ghostwriter (Apple TV+), Dino Dan: Trek’s Adventures (Nickelodeon), Odd Squad (PBS KIDS), and Giver (ION) and was named the Most Innovative Producer at the 2021 Banff World Media Festival. With a global reputation for quality, ground breaking, original series and companion interactive experiences, Sinking Ship has produced more than 17 series and distributed to more than 200 countries across the world. Upcoming projects include Builder Brothers’ Dream Factory, in partnership with Scott Brothers Entertainment and the highly anticipated series, Jane, co-produced with the Jane Goodall Institute.