Steve Beeks Co-Chief Operating Officer and Co-President, Motion Picture Group
Steve Beeks is Lionsgate’s Co-Chief Operating Officer and President of the Motion Picture Group. In his capacity as Co-Chief Operating Officer, Mr. Beeks is part of Lionsgate’s senior decision-making team and reports to Chief Executive Officer Jon Feltheimer.
Along with Co-COO Brian Goldsmith, Mr. Beeks is responsible for Lionsgate’s corporate operations and administrative matters, and he plays a key role in the Company's strategic direction. He is also responsible for the overall operations of the Lionsgate Motion Picture Group, reporting to Motion Picture Group Co-Chairs Rob Friedman and Patrick Wachsberger.
Mr. Beeks joined Artisan Entertainment, Lionsgate's predecessor company, as President of Home Entertainment in 1998. He was named President of Lionsgate in 2004, shortly after Lionsgate's acquisition of Artisan, and his title was expanded to include Co-Chief Operating Officer in 2007.
He holds a Master’s Degree in Business Administration from the Harvard Business School and a Bachelor of Science degree in Industrial Engineering from California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo, California.