Jonathan Smolian

Jonathan Smolian is Manager of business development and strategic planning for New Line Cinema, a subsidiary of Time Warner Inc. In this role, Jonathan analyzes the economics of the studio's film and television projects and provides senior management with the analytical tools necessary to make greenlight decisions. He is also responsible for helping to develop and implement New Line's long-term business plan, including the annual budgeting process. Mr. Smolian acts as one of New Line's liaisons to the corporate parent's strategic planning group and provides financial/business analysis support to all of the studio's divisions, including Picturehouse (a new, jointly-owned theatrical distribution company with HBO), the home video and television operations, record label, and theatrical business.

Alumni Information
Class: 
2004
Manager of Business Development