The Canadian producer and distributor announced the addition of former BBC Studios to its team in the role of VP of Sales for Latin America.

Canadian producer and distributor eOne announced the appointment of David Hanono to the role of VP of Sales for Latin America.

He comes from BBC Studios, where he led the company’s Content Sales for Latin America and US Hispanic.

At eOne, the executive will be based in Miami and handle linear and non-linear content sales, reporting to Dan Loewy, EVP of International Distribution, Americas at eOne.

“Being present in Miami means a natural expansion for the Latin American market,” said Loewy.

“David is a smart and strategic executive, and we’re delighted to welcome him to our team. His relationships and experience in the vibrant Latin American market line up with our goals in the region as we continue to build our premium shows business,” he added.

In addition to BBC Studios, Hanono has worked in companies like Univision, Lucent Technologies and NEC, among others.