Who We Are
We’re Cinema Entertainment Experts
Fathom Events acquires, markets and distributes exclusive events to the largest national network of movie theaters offering both live and prerecorded events across our proprietary Digital Broadcast Network.
Using over 15 years of event experience and data analysis, Fathom Events has built a robust distribution strategy tailored uniquely to various types of content and audiences ranging from performing arts to concerts and live sporting events.
Meet Our Leadership
Ray Nutt is Chief Executive Officer of Fathom Events, the leading domestic distributor of event cinema, and one of the largest overall distributors of content to movie theatres. He brings more than three decades of experience in the entertainment business at Regal Entertainment Group and United Artists Entertainment to his role as CEO of Fathom Events.VIEW FULL BIO DOWNLOAD HI-RES PHOTO
Chief Content and Programming Officer
Gordon Synn is an entertainment and media executive with substantial experience in film, television, digital and new media, and content monetization globally. As Chief Content and Programming Officer for Fathom Events, Synn is responsible for leading the content acquisition and programming strategy for the company’s 140+ annual events and driving the company’s growth through digital innovation and strategic relationship development.VIEW FULL BIO DOWNLOAD HI-RES PHOTO
In December 2015, Larry Gillman was appointed Chief Financial Officer at Fathom Events. Gillman has extensive experience in the media and entertainment sector, including a proven track record of leading start-ups, small businesses and medium size operating divisions of publicly traded corporations, with an expertise in leading businesses in rapid growth cycles or changing business environments.VIEW FULL BIO DOWNLOAD HI-RES PHOTO
VP of Operations
Lynne Schmidt began working with Fathom Events under National CineMedia in 2006. Since then, she has held various positions on both the Programming and Operations teams. As Vice President of Operations, she oversees Logistical and Network Operations, Event Mastering, Systems, Business Relations and Customer Service.VIEW FULL BIO DOWNLOAD HI-RES PHOTO
VP of Studio Relations
As Vice President of Studio Relations, Tom Lucas serves as the lead contact for all studio events. Since joining Fathom in March 2015, Lucas has worked with major studios such as Warner Bros., Twentieth Century Fox, Paramount Pictures, Universal Pictures, Sony Pictures Entertainment and others, to schedule some of the most iconic features of all time for Fathom Events.VIEW FULL BIO DOWNLOAD HI-RES PHOTO
VP of Programming
Nancy M. Silverstone is an accomplished media executive with deep experience in entertainment acquisitions and distribution. In her role as Vice President of Programming at Fathom, Silverstone will be responsible for developing and establishing distribution strategies and acquiring content. Most recently, she was the principal at the consulting firm she launched, Millstone Partners, LLC, where she consulted on several television and film content acquisitions and distribution projects for a variety of media within worldwide distribution, OTT and independent film production.VIEW FULL BIO DOWNLOAD HI-RES PHOTO
VP of Business Affairs & Strategy
Daren Miller is a 35-year veteran of the media, pay TV, film and telecommunications industries. Miller has been with Fathom Events since 2014, where he has been a significant contributor to the company’s content growth strategy, negotiated content licensing and managed Fathom’s domestic and international content deals. In his current role as Vice President of Business Affairs & Strategy, Miller also focuses on partnering with the leadership team to establish corporate and organizational strategies domestically and abroad.VIEW FULL BIO DOWNLOAD HI-RES PHOTO
VP of Marketing
Tom Bracken brings more than 25 years of entertainment and technology marketing expertise to his role as Vice President of Marketing at Fathom Events. He is responsible for leading the strategy of Fathom’s advertising, event marketing, digital marketing, branding, sponsorships and PR practices.
Prior to joining Fathom, Bracken led marketing for Evolution Digital, an IP video distribution company serving the Tier 2 cable industry. He also operated his own consulting company and provided business development support for Comcast Technology Solutions and transformed the marketing department for Rise Broadband, a wireless internet company based in Denver.VIEW FULL BIO DOWNLOAD HI-RES PHOTO