At Magic Light, Ollington will drive marketing across the business. He will sit on Magic Light Picture's executive group and Daryl Shute, brand director; Clare Swain, finance director; and Muriel Thomas, international distribution director.
"I'm a huge fan of Magic Light's fantastic content, reputation and commercial prowess," says Ollington. "I have spent many happy hours watching their incredible award-winning specials with my daughters. With the recent launch of the wonderful new preschool series 'Pip and Posy.' I am delighted to be joining the company at such a pivotal time. Magic Light's future plans are big and inspiring and will be a great challenge. I want to help with the growth and continued innovation of such a creative and forward-thinking company."
Marc Ollington joins Magic Light from Sky, where he was
"We are delighted to welcome Marc to the Magic Light family at this exciting time of growth for us," says Martin Pope and Michael Rose, joint managing directors, Magic Light Pictures, in a joint statement. "He has an impressive and distinguished track record, and his experience, knowledge, insight and flair will be hugely valuable to our expansion both in the U.K. and internationally."
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