GRB Studios has hired Sarah Coursey as senior VP of international, overseeing the sales and acquisitions team as well as spearheading global co-production and co-development projects.
Coursey joins GRB Studios from Australia’s Inverleigh, where she was general manager for the Americas. Prior to that, she headed up the Americas’ sales and co-production unit for Zee Entertainment Enterprises. Her creative and production roles include creating and developing the format Love at First Bite for Discovery Italy and others.
Coursey commented: “GRB Studios is widely known as an independent global powerhouse and I am very much looking forward to working with Gary and the team to develop, acquire and distribute premium content. We will aggressively acquire new content and formats and form strong development partnerships with global producers to expand our portfolio, focusing on co-productions and co-development.”
GRB Studios’ founder and CEO, Gary Benz, added: “Sarah is a consummate, highly respected international content executive and GRB Studios is thrilled to bring her on board. Her experience as a creator, a producer and a distributor will take GRB Studios to the next level. In this ever-expanding global landscape, Sarah is ideally suited to helping GRB adapt to these market changes.”