Cara Sheppard has been named president of Streamland Media’s picture division, Picture Shop.
She will lead a worldwide team on delivering colour, editorial, dailies, and mastering and restoration services. Picture Shop has offices in Los Angeles and New York in the US; Toronto and Vancouver in Canada; and London, Manchester, Bristol and Wales in the UK.
Sheppard has most recently been CEO of Twickenham Film Studios, where she has overseen the facility’s extension of approximately 19,000 sq ft across the site.
Prior to that, she led Warner Bros. De Lane Lea as managing director for nearly five years.
“Cara’s deep industry knowledge and strategic vision make her exactly the right leader for Picture Shop,” said Bill Romeo, CEO of Streamland Media. “Her long-term relationships with top talent and studios combined with her understanding of the challenges in today’s post production climate will be an invaluable resource, both to Picture Shop and Streamland Media overall.
“Cara’s creative direction and filmmaker-focused approach is aligned with the same boutique approach as our VFX, sound, and marketing divisions. I am excited to have her bold and passionate perspective help shape Picture Shop as we continue to expand and grow creatively.”
Speaking about her appointment, Sheppard said: “Throughout my career, I have been driven by the goal of collaborating with the world’s greatest storytellers to achieve their ultimate creative vision. I am thrilled to have the opportunity to lead and grow Picture Shop’s global talent-rich team, and to expand and develop a first-class, cutting-edge technology and workflow offering for our clients. Alongside Streamland Media’s other divisions, we will continue to deliver an unparalleled experience for storytellers, no matter where they are in the world.”