Dan Lombardo has been appointed general manager of Cinesite Hollywood, where he has served as VP of production during the past two years. The company’s Los Angeles facility has recently exited the feature film effects biz to concentrate on providing digital film mastering, restoration, and scanning and recording services to filmmakers. In his new position, Lombardo will shepherd that shift. He reports to Colin Brown, Cinesite Worldwide CEO.
Lombardo earned a bachelor’s degree from the University of Southern California and began his career at Amblin Ent. He advanced through the management ranks at several leading-edge digital effects facilities including Digital Domain. He also served as exec. producer and vp of production at Computer Film Company and Manex Visual Effects before joining Cinesite in 2001.
Cinesite is a Kodak subsidiary and part of the company’s entertainment imaging division. For additional information, visit the Cinesite website at www.cinesite.com.