Christopher Aronson, Executive Vice President and General Sales Manager, has created company distribution policy for the U.S. and Canada for Twentieth Century Fox since 2005. Aronson, a 30-year industry veteran, was Executive Vice President and General Sales Manager for Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Distribution Company, where he was responsible for all of MGM’s theatrical distribution activities in North America. Previously, he served as Senior Vice President for Rentrak Corporation and started their theatrical division, which provides comprehensive box office data collection, analysis, and reporting for the film industry. He was head of distribution at Destination Films and also held senior positions at Signature Theatres, Columbia Pictures, Vestron Pictures and New World Pictures. Aronson started his career at Universal Pictures in his home town of San Francisco.
Chris is currently Vice President and Secretary of the Will Rogers Motion Picture Pioneers Foundation. Additionally, he serves on the Board of Directors of the Lollipop Theater Network, which screens current movies for hospitalized children suffering from life-threatening illnesses. He is the proud father of three, a graduate of the University of California and is an avid fan of the Golden Bears.