LGI Media is also delighted to announce the promotion of Sam Thompson to Managing Director with immediate effect.  Thompson has been with the company since 2017 as Vice President of International Distribution and Co-productions, based out of London.  In his new position he will be responsible for implementing the company’s content strategy, overseeing the development, distribution and acquisitions of LGI Media’s programming portfolio.


Thompson previously served as Head of Global Sales, heading up the distribution division of sports and lifestyle specialist Factory Media and prior to that he worked in international program sales at World Wide Entertainment and Big Media.