Executive Team

We are a team of innovators who seek to revolutionize the cinema experience for movie-goers across the globe.

RICH MANZIONE

PRESIDENT AND CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER

Rich has been with DCIP since inception and was instrumental in the company's formation and launch, which included the creation and implementation of its business plan and day-to-day operations. His career spans over 23 years in the theatrical exhibition industry, with an extensive background in Theatre Operations, Corporate Finance, Strategic Development, Business Planning and Systems Development. Prior posts include VP of Strategic Development, VP of Operations, Senior Director of Operations and Managing Director at Loews Cineplex Entertainment.

MICHAEL POLITI

EXECUTIVE VICE PRESIDENT

Mike has been with DCIP since 2007 and has been Executive Vice President since October 2010. Prior to joining DCIP, Mike spent seven years as an attorney with Loews Cineplex Entertainment and was their General Counsel for the last three of those years. Prior to that, Mike was a corporate associate at Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobson LLP in New York. Mike has extensive experience in the exhibition industry and in general corporate, strategic and financing transactions.

TRACY ANDERSON

VICE PRESIDENT OF OPERATIONS

Tracy has been with DCIP since inception and has over 15 years of technical and program management experience. She has extensive knowledge in logistics, implementation and installation projects on a massive scale. She has implemented substantial networks for telecommunication companies as well as a nationwide digital content network for NCM. At NCM, Tracy administered the program for implementing a multifaceted national digital advertising network, the world's largest proprietary system of digital and satellite technology of its kind. Tracy has successfully completed complex, high profile projects, effectively managing diverse teams throughout her career.

MARK KURTZ

CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER

Mark has been with DCIP since 2010. Before joining DCIP, Mark served as Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Haights Cross Communications. Prior to that role Mark served at Haights Cross Communications as Vice President, Finance and Accounting and Chief Accounting Officer from December 1999 to December 2007. From June 1996 to December 1999, Mark served as Chief Accounting Officer of Oakstone Publishing. Prior to joining Oakstone Publishing, Mark was a senior manager at Hardman Guess Frost and Cummings, a public accounting firm. He has been a C.P.A. since 1989 and holds a B.B.A. from the University of Montevallo.

TOM SCHMIDT

VICE PRESIDENT OF TECHNOLOGY

Tom has been with DCIP since inception and has an extensive background in Network Management and Design, Technology Research, Software Development, and Information Technology Support Management. Prior to joining DCIP, Tom was one of the principal architects at National CineMedia ("NCM") in the development of the world's largest digital cinema advertising solution. Tom has worked extensively with NATO, Digital Cinema Initiatives, Intersociety Digital Cinema Forum and within SMPTE supporting the digital cinema transition. Tom holds a Bachelors of Science Information Technology and a Masters of Business Administration from the University of Minnesota Carlson School of Management.