PorchLight Entertainment has named former Cinemavault Releasing International West Coast operations chief Robert Yu vice president of acquisitions.

Yu is in Sundance to scout for rights for Porchlight and its non-family division Condor Releasing with president of worldwide distribution Ken DuBow.

He will report to DuBow and senior vice president of home entertainment Gary Jones.

Prior to CinemaVault, Yu's appointments included vice president of the entertainment law firm Harris Tulchin & Associates.