LOS ANGELES - Jim Gianopulos, Chairman and CEO of Fox Filmed Entertainment, will deliver the keynote address at the Opening Day Luncheon for ShoWest 2009 on Monday, March 30. The announcement was made today by Mitch Neuhauser, co-managing director ShoWest, which will be held March 30-April 2, 2009 in Las Vegas. Gianopulos will speak about the state of the global film industry, the impact of new technologies, and the future of theatrical exhibition.
"We could not be more excited to open the 35th anniversary of ShoWest with such an exciting and important keynote address," noted Neuhauser. "Jim Gianopulos is sure to provide attendees with an informative and enthusiastic look at the global movie marketplace and we are thrilled to have him address the nation's exhibition community at the ShoWest 2009 opening day luncheon ‘ShoWest Goes Global.'"