As Managing Partner of Viva Pictures, LLC. Victor is responsible for overseeing all aspects of the division including acquisitions, DVD & VOD distribution, sales and marketing. Working in conjunction with business leaders and Producers around the world, Elizalde coordinates and oversees growth opportunities for Viva Pictures, LLC. within the America’s targeting new businesses, growing and increasing penetration of existing businesses, and leading the development of business and operations with emerging technologies.
Prior to joining the Viva Pictures, Elizalde, a senior entertainment industry executive with extensive experience in development and the operation of theatrical and home entertainment businesses, was Director of Sony Pictures Entertainment’s International Business Development. Elizalde had been with Sony for over half a decade. Elizalde also was Head of Home Entertainment for The Maya Entertainment Group and founded Bisa Technologies Corp., an entertainment consulting firm in 2001 for which he still sits on their Board of Directors.
Between 1990 and 1999 Elizalde held a number of positions in entertainment and consumer products in the United States, during which he helped start direct retail relationships, introduced new technologies and managed business units for some of the top entertainment and consumer product companies in the world including The Walt Disney Co, Warner Bros. and Technicolor.
A native of the Chicago, Elizalde earned a Masters degree from the University of Michigan and a Bachelors Degree from the University of Colorado. Currently Elizalde resides in Los Angeles with his wife and two children.
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