Davis Guggenheim and Jonathan King’s Concordia Studio as hired former AwesomenessTV head of finance and Open Road Films CFO Alexa Platt as COO.
The company produces and finances content and was founded recently in partnership with Laurene Powell Jobs and Emerson Collective. The stable includes Sundance U.S. grand jury prize-winner Boys State and U.S. Documentary directing award-winner Time.
Platt officially joined the company in April and reports to Guggenheim and King. Her career posts include CFO at Sony-based producer-financier 2.0 Entertainment, finance executive at Paramount Vantage and Paramount Worldwide Acquisitions, and strategic advisor at Lantern Entertainment.
Concordia was also behind Sundance entries Bloody Nose, Empty Pockets and A Thousand Cuts, as well as Guggenheim’s Inside Bill’s Brain: Decoding Bill Gates, Where’s My Roy Cohn?, Bisbee ’17, and The Price Of Free.