Charles D. King’s Macro introduced three promotions on the multi-platform media firm. Greta Talia Fuentes and Mark R. Wright have been upped to administrators of improvement within the movie division, tasked with shepherding a slate of movie initiatives from improvement by manufacturing, whereas Caryn Lawson has been named chief of workers, specializing in strategic enterprise initiatives for the corporate.
“Greta, Mark and Caryn have been such star members of the Macro workforce since they joined the corporate, and I’m excited to see them grow to be the excellent executives that they’re,” King stated. “I look ahead to persevering with to construct and develop with them.”
Since its launch in 2015, Macro — which includes a movie division, tv studio, expertise and affect administration divisions, a illustration agency, a branding and inventive company and a enterprise agency — has targeted on selling and representing the voices of Black, Indigenous and folks of shade in leisure each in entrance of the digicam and behind the scenes, with these newest promotions advancing the corporate’s total mission.
Fuentes, a first-generation Nicaraguan American from Los Angeles, joined Macro from WME in 2015, and has been a champion for telling multicultural tales. On the movie entrance, Fuentes served as an affiliate producer on Netflix’s “Tigertail,” government producer on the Sundance 2020 choice “Blast Beat” and co-producer for Focus Options’ upcoming “Blue Bayou.” She may also oversee HBO’s “Thirst” sequence with Marta Fernandez, president of Macro Tv Studios. Fuentes can be a co-founder and board member for the Latin Monitoring Board, an leisure business group that helps Latinx expertise within the government ranks with goals to empower and foster connections inside the neighborhood, create alternatives for profession development, and positively influence Latinx illustration within the present media panorama.
Wright joined Macro’s improvement and manufacturing workforce in 2017 after beforehand working at CAA, Rideback and Fox Searchlight. He has labored throughout movie and tv platforms at Macro, with initiatives together with Alan Yang’s movie “Tigertail” (the place he was an government producer) and the “Elevating Dion” sequence, each for Netflix, in addition to Warner Bros.’ upcoming movie “Judas and the Black Messiah.” Wright will subsequent government produce “They Cloned Tyrone” for Netflix.
Lawson joined Macro in 2019, working as government assistant to King. She got here to the corporate from eOne, the place she assisted tv and movie producer Mark Gordon and was important within the transition of The Mark Gordon Firm by its acquisition by eOne. She additionally labored for Annapurna Footage, after getting her begin within the mailroom at APA. Lawson has additionally gone on to finish Time’s Up’s “Who’s within the Room” program.