By Indiewire | Indiewire September 8, 2005 at 6:13AM
Ryan Werner has left his post as head of theatrical distribution at Wellspring, joining IFC Films as the company's new VP of Marketing. The company said in an announcement that Werner will "be charged with overseeing the development and implementation of media strategies for all the company's slate of film properties in addition to developing poster/trailer campaigns and strategic promotional efforts." He is replacing Ron Tsuruda and Nevette Previd who have left the company.
While at Wellspring, Wener handled the releases of "Tarnation", "The Brown Bunny", "Palindromes" and "The Beat That My Heart Skipped", among others, and he has previously worked for Palm Pictures, Magnolia Pictures, Sundance Channel, and IFP.