• Motion Picture Academy Promotes Shawn Finnie to EVP Member Relations and Awards

    11 days ago - By The Wrap

    The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has promoted Shawn Finnie to executive vice president, member relations and awards, it was announced today by Academy COO Christine Simmons.
    Finnie will report directly to Simmons, leading engagement and outreach initiatives for the organization's membership. He will lead a team of more than 20 staff members and work with the Academy's Office of Representation, Inclusion and Equity and the Branch Executive Committees on member representation and inclusion efforts.
    “Shawn is a unique and innovative leader. He brings to this position the...
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  • Motion Picture Academy Names Shawn Finnie EVP Member Relations And Awards

    12 days ago - By Deadline

    The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has promoted Shawn Finnie to EVP Member Relations and Awards, Academy COO Christine Simmons announced today. Finnie will report directly to Simmons. In January the Academy announced the appointment of publicity veteran and former Paramount exec Fernando Garcia to the position. Although their release at the time...
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