NEW YORK, NEW YORK – July 23, 2019 – IMAX Corp. (NYSE: IMAX) today announced it has named Stephen Davidson as Head of Investor Relations for IMAX Corporation. In his role, Davidson will serve as the company’s primary point of contact for the professional investment community, drawing on his decades of senior, result-driven investor relations experience. He will report directly to IMAX CEO Richard L. Gelfond.
“Throughout his career, Steve has been consistently successful at guiding the firms he represents as they tell their story to investors,” said Gelfond. “With nearly thirty years on Wall Street, Steve has the strong experience, relationships and understanding of the markets to help IMAX communicate the value it creates for shareholders.”
“IMAX’s end-to-end technology solution enhances content created by some of the most powerful creative agents in the world and I’m excited to help underscore the value this unique global brand,” said Davidson.
Most recently, Davidson served as Head of Investor Relations for Brightline, now known as Virgin Trains USA, where he was recruited in preparation for a planned IPO of the premium inter-city train travel and hospitality company. Earlier, Davidson served as Managing Director and Head of Investor Relations for MSCI Inc., a leading provider of investment decision support tools to investors globally, including asset managers, banks, hedge funds and pension funds. He previously served as Senior Vice President and Head of Investor Relations at NYSE Euronext, Head of Investor Relations and Marketing Communications for MarketAxess, and held senior leadership positions in investor relations and communications at Deutsche Bank and Prudential Financial.
Davidson graduated from Franklin & Marshall College with a B.A. in Government and International Relations.
About IMAX Corporation
IMAX, an innovator in entertainment technology, combines proprietary software, architecture and equipment to create experiences that take you beyond the edge of your seat to a world you’ve never imagined. Top filmmakers and studios are utilizing IMAX theaters to connect with audiences in extraordinary ways, and, as such, IMAX’s network is among the most important and successful theatrical distribution platforms for major event films around the globe.
IMAX is headquartered in New York, Toronto and Los Angeles, with additional offices in London, Dublin, Tokyo, and Shanghai. As of March 31, 2019, there were 1,514 IMAX theatre systems (1,420 commercial multiplexes, 14 commercial destinations, 80 institutional) operating in 81 territories. On Oct. 8, 2015, shares of IMAX China, a subsidiary of IMAX Corp., began trading on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange under the stock code “HK.1970.”
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