MTI Film has appointed Jim Hannafin as Senior Vice President for Business Development.
, who arrives with more than 25 years of senior level experience in post-production, will focus on growing the company's film preservation and restoration business, domestically and globally.
"Jim is a great addition to our team," said MTI Film CEO Larry Chernoff.
Hannafin previously served as Director of Global Business Development for Reliance Mediaworks.
focus there was also on film preservation and restoration, and in developing strategic relationships with studios, content owners and service providers.
His experience also includes senior sales positions with Ascent Media, Fotokem and Deluxe Laboratories.
Hannafin has a background in finance and earlier in his career served as Chief Financial Officer for Technicolor.
sees great potential for MTI Film
to grow, pointing toward rapidly escalating demand for high quality restoration services in the United States and in foreign markets.
"My role is to build global awareness for MTI Film
's unique combination of talent and technology," he