In his new position, Muntz will proceed to work with Vertical companions Wealthy Goldberg and Peter Jarowey, to whom he stories, and can oversee day-to-day distribution of the corporate’s non-theatrical gross sales operations. He may also proceed to help strategic growth through gross sales partnerships, content material curation and market enlargement for all of Vertical’s distribution platforms.
“As Vertical has grown, so too has Nick grown with us. We’re so happy to acknowledge his contributions to our profitable expansions over the past couple of years, and are excited to have him take a lead position overseeing our gross sales and distribution efforts as we proceed to make inroads into new income streams for our movies, and in flip, the filmmakers,” the Vertical Companions stated in a joint assertion
Muntz arrived at Vertical from The Orchard, the place he was senior gross sales supervisor. As Vertical’s Director, Gross sales & Advertising and marketing, he helped broaden Vertical’s footprint by managing and rising digital and AVOD distribution partnerships in a number of territories.
Vertical’s latest releases embrace Channing Godfrey Peoples’ Miss Juneteenth, Sia’s Music, the Chloe Grace Moretz-starrer Shadow within the Cloud, Sure, God, Sure starring Natalia Dyer and The Informer with Joel Kinnaman, Rosamund Pike, Widespread, Clive Owen and Ana de Armas. It just lately made acquisition offers to distribute Joe Bell (with Roadside) starring Mark Wahlberg, which had been at Solstice Studios; crime drama Lansky starring Harvey Keitel and Sam Worthington; and Michael Polish’s American Traitor: The Trial of Axis Sally.