Don Hunton, Executive Vice President, Europe, Paramount Home Entertainment International, is appointed Chair of DEGE.

The Digital Entertainment Group Europe (DEGE), the not for profit corporation that represents the home entertainment sector in Europe, has appointed Don Hunton, Executive Vice President, Europe, Paramount Home Entertainment International as the group’s new Chair.

Jonathan Beardsworth, Vice President of Sales and Marketing for Europe, Technicolor, will serve as Vice Chair. 

“I’m honoured to have been chosen by my peers to serve as the DEGE board chair, and look forward to an incredibly productive year,” said Hunton. “Our focus will be on tackling key industry challenges by offering a broad, pan-regional perspective and assisting the ongoing efforts of regional organizations.”

Members of DEGE include: Paramount Pictures Home Entertainment; Sony Pictures Home Entertainment; Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment; Universal Pictures International Entertainment; Walt Disney Studios Home Entertainment; Warner Home Video and Digital Distribution; Lionsgate UK and ITV Studios Home Entertainment;  Technicolor Home Entertainment Services; Arvato Digital Services; Cinram; Dolby; and  Sony DADC.