John Smith

Vice President

John Smith has worked in various aspects of entertainment and film finance for the past thirteen years. With a background in investment banking, he began working in finance and development for the independent production company IMMI Pictures, which produced Delivering Milo starring Albert Finney and Bridget Fonda.  He was also the Production Manager for the independent feature, Christmas at Maxwell’s and Associate Producer for There Be Dragons starring Wes Bentley and Charlie Cox.   As a consultant, past clients include banks such as Goldman Sachs and Credit Suisse as well as independent production companies including Alcon Entertainment, Exclusive, River Road and Amber Entertainment.  He is currently Senior Associate at American Entertainment Investors.  He has an MBA from USC’s Marshall School of Business and a Bachelor’s degree in English Literature from Harvard University.