(October 4, 2016 – Beverly Hills, CA.) — Veteran exhibition industry executive Travis Reid has joined RealD as the company’s Chief Operating Officer, it was announced today by RealD Founder and CEO Michael V. Lewis.
Over the years, Reid has been one of exhibition’s most prominent, respected and successful executives during a career where he helped oversee early industry-wide conversion to digital cinema, and ran one of the world’s largest and most vibrant theater operations.
Most recently, Reid served as President of Distribution for Broad Green Pictures and he previously has held executive positions at prominent exhibitors, cinema and technology companies including CEO of Screenvision, CEO of Digital Cinema Implementation Partners (DCIP) and CEO of Loews Cineplex Entertainment. While at DCIP he executed the financing and oversaw the initial stages of the company’s 15,000-screen conversion to digital cinema along with negotiating long term contracts with all the major studios.
RealD has the world’s largest 3D cinema platform with over of 28,000 current installations and a backlog of 7,000 including the addition of the recently announced 4,000 screen installation agreement with Wanda Cinema Line Corporation. RealD is used by approximately 1,200 exhibitors in 72 countries.
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