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August 2006
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Sales and Marketing Wiz Joins The Team at Codeblack

Codeblack Entertainment has named Komeka Freeman Vice President, Worldwide Sales & Marketing for Codeblack Entertainment. In her new position, Freeman will oversee the sales & marketing areas for the company and manage, and execute short and long term sales & marketing initiatives for all Codeblack Entertainment’s domestic and international content releases. Freeman will also be responsible for exploring and developing new and non-existent sales channels for all Codeblack Entertainment content In welcoming her to the company, Codeblack CEO Jeffrey Clanagan praised Freeman’s “professionalism and innovative marketing style”. (Quote from Jeff)

Prior to joining Codeblack, Freeman was the Director of Sales and Retail Marketing at Urban Works, a division of Ventura Distribution, where she was instrumental in that company’s astounding 56% share of the non-theatrical urban sell-through market. Freeman has also held marketing and sales positions at Polygram Group Distribution and Sony Music. She also handled product management and TV marketing at Priority Records and held the title of Director of Product Management for Edmond’s Record Group.

Founded in December 2005 by industry veteran Jeffrey Clanagan CodeBlack Entertainment is a motion picture acquisition, production and distribution entity aimed at discriminating urban moviegoers. With day to day operations overseen by Executive Vice President/General Manager Quincy Newel, the company through its Codeblack Home Entertainment label has aggressively entered the marketplace with a slate of titles that includes Steve Harvey’s Don’t Trip… He Ain’t Through With Me Yet and Preaching To The Choir and the upcoming titles Shawdowboxer and Flip the Script .



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