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ZGC appoints Eric Johnston to the role of Sales, Americas

ZGC has appointed Eric Johnston in the role of Sales, Americas effective immediately. Based out of ZGC’s New Jersey offices, his role will be to develop and grow sales opportunities in the film and broadcast sectors across North, Central and South America. ZGC is one of the leading distributors of professional film, video and digital production and post equipment.

Eric brings 18 years of industry sales and product management experience to his new role. He joins ZGC after seven years with the Vitec Group, originally as Product Specialist for the OConnor accessories brand and subsequently as Strategic Account Manager for Digital Cinema and Rental Houses across seven Vitec Videocom brands. Prior to that he held senior sales and product management roles at ARRI over a five year period. He started his career in sales at Eastman Kodak. Eric is an Associate Member of the American Society of Cinematographers.

“Eric brings with him excellent technical knowledge of cameras and accessories, as well as a deep understanding of the market,” said Les Zellan, Co-Owner, ZGC. “We’re pleased to welcome Eric to the ZGC team as we continue to serve our growing customer base.”

Eric Johnston added, “ZGC has an impeccable reputation for quality and service. I am especially excited to join the company, providing our valued customers with the best tools available to advance their art and style.”