BEVERLY HILLS, Calif., Nov. 11, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Relativity Media LLC ("Relativity") today announced that Andrew W. Levin has joined the company as President of Legal. In this capacity he will oversee all of the company's legal and human resources activities and report directly to Chairman and CEO Ryan Kavanaugh.
Levin has extensive experience in the media, entertainment and telecommunications sectors. Most recently, he was Senior Vice President of Government Affairs for T-Mobile USA, Inc. where he led the company's complex legislative and regulatory affairs functions at the federal and state levels. Prior to joining T-Mobile, Levin was Executive Vice President and Chief Legal Officer & Secretary at iHeart Media (formerly Clear Channel). While there, Andy managed the $24 billion auction and sale of the company to private equity firms and spearheaded the $2.5 billion spinoff and IPO of Live Nation.
"Andy is an accomplished attorney and senior strategist with an outstanding track record," said Kavanaugh. "I am thrilled that he is joining the Relativity leadership team and look forward to working closely with him as we emerge from chapter 11 with an incredibly strong collection of assets including film, scripted television, digital, branded entertainment, music and sports."
Prior to Clear Channel, Levin served as a Senior Communications and Technology Counsel to the U.S. House Energy Committee in Washington, DC.
Levin earned his JD at George Mason University School of Law and his BA at George Washington University. His appointment is effective immediately.
Relativity (relativitymedia.com) is a next-generation global media company engaged in multiple aspects of content production and distribution, including movies, scripted television, sports, digital and music. More than just a collection of entertainment-related businesses, Relativity is a content engine with the ability to leverage each of these business units, independently and together, to create content across all mediums, giving consumers what they want, when they want it.
Relativity Studios, the Company's largest division, has produced, distributed or structured financing for more than 200 motion pictures, generating more than $17 billion in worldwide box-office revenue and earning 60 Oscar nominations. Relativity's films include Oculus, Safe Haven, Act of Valor, Immortals, Limitless, and The Fighter.
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