Stuart Ford, the founder and CEO of independent producer distributor IM Global, was forced out of the company Friday after a dispute about its direction with parent Tang Media Partners, according to multiple media reports.According to multiple reports, the founder’s exit was acrimonious, stemming from a deep-rooted disagreement over the future plans for the company.Ford, a former entertainment lawyer and Miramax executive, founded IM Global in 2007 to capitalize on the growing international film market.
NYS Entity Status
NYS Filing Date
NOVEMBER 29, 2013
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NYS Entity Type
DOMESTIC BUSINESS CORPORATION
2013 - GLOBAL INTERNATIONAL DISTRIBUTORS INC
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- IM Global CEO Stuart Ford Forced Out (Reports)
By Matt Pressberg, provided by
- Monday Aug 7, 2017
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By Reid Nakamura, provided by
- Thursday Jul 20, 2017
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By Reuters - Monday Aug 7, 2017
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- ERP Power and Digi-Key Sign Distribution Agreement
By Business Wire - Tuesday Jul 11, 2017
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