About Kristy Scanlan
Kristy Scanlan is an entertainment industry professional with over 20 years experience in areas including animation, video games, live-action and location- based entertainment. As Vice President of Business Development, she currently manages client relationships for Technicolor’s Animation & Games group, servicing the animation studio in Bangalore, India with 800+ artists.
As Co-President of Women in Animation, Scanlan helped re-launch the non-profit organization in 2013, which now has 1,300+ members. She is also a member of Producers Guild of America West, Visual Effects Society, ASIFA and Themed Entertainment Association.
In her former role as Head of Production for Threshold Entertainment, Scanlan produced several animated projects with the LEGO Company, including LEGO: The Adventures of Clutch Powers, Bionicle: The Legend Reborn and Hero Factory. Previously, Scanlan oversaw development for such live-action feature producers as Gale Anne Hurd and Bobby Newmyer.
Scanlan has a Bachelor of Arts degree in Film Studies from Wesleyan University.