STEVEN DeMILLE, VP, Sales & Acquisitions

Steven DeMille began his career at Fox Lorber/New Video Group where he was involved with the launch of A&E Home Video in addition to marketing Fox Lorber branded features. From Fox Lorber, he went on to co-found A-Pix Entertainment (a division of Unapix Entertainment) where he oversaw all home entertainment and television marketing.

In 2001, DeMille moved to Los Angeles to become VP of marketing for First Look Home Entertainment and later, SVP Marketing for First Look Media where he oversaw international and theatrical marketing. At First Look he merged the marketing departments of Capital Entertainment and DEJ Productions and became SVP of Marketing Services after the merger with Ventura Distribution. Revenues for the company grew from approximately $3 million to over $80 million during his tenure. Notable titles at First Look were; Chopper, Mayor of the Sunset Strip, The Proposition, A Guide To Recognizing Your Saints, “American Idol,” “Baywatch” and “Unsolved Mysteries.”

In 2007 DeMille joined Image Entertainment as SVP, Marketing to oversee all company marketing efforts including home entertainment, theatrical and expansion into the digital and VOD marketplaces. Notable titles and brands include; Peter Weir’s The Way BackThe Resident (Hillary Swank), Management (Jennifer Aniston), Sidney Lumet’s Before The Devil Knows You’re Dead, Jeff Dunham stand-up, Discovery Channel, Criterion Collection and the NBA. From 2012 to 2016, Steven was CMO for Inception Media Group where he oversaw US and International marketing and feature film acquisitions. Notable brands and titles include; CJ Entertainment, The Smithsonian Channel, Spinning Plates and Trevor Noah: African American.