Image Source, the World's Leading Producer of Premium Royalty Free Stock Imagery, Motion and Cross-Media Content, Announces the Immediate Appointment of Lewis Blackwell as Director of Strategy

By Image Source, PRNE
Sunday, September 5, 2010

LONDON, September 6, 2010 - Lewis brings with him a wealth of experience from the film and
photography industries, as well as magazine and book publishing. A former
executive board member of Getty Images, Lewis led brand and product
development, advised on acquisitions and also developed the film side of the
business during his ten year tenure at Getty.

Most recently he has acted as adviser to private equity
investors, non-profits and other innovative and entrepreneurial businesses
and his career has spanned both customer and producer, having created
award-winning new media communications, celebrated books and prestigious
exhibitions, as well as being the Editor-in-Chief and Publisher of Creative
Review magazine for many years. His recently published Photowisdom was one of
PDN's books of the year as well as being recommended by The Guardian, and his
Life & Love of Trees was a bestseller in the United States after acclaim from
Ellen DeGeneres.

Christina Vaughan, Image Source Founder and CEO, comments, "Image Source
takes great pride in its position at the premium end of the market so it
makes sense for us to be working with one of the leading creative minds in
our industry. Lewis is someone who understands the power of a compelling and
engaging brand and we are pleased to have him join us on the Image Source

Lewis, who will be working from Image Source's headquarters in London,
says of his new position, "I am excited to be getting involved at this stage
of the company's development. Image Source has a great opportunity to
surprise and delight its customers and artists in new ways. I will be
dedicating myself to making that happen."

About Image Source

Image Source is the world's leading producer of premium royalty free
stock imagery, motion and Cross-Media content. Headquartered in London, UK,
with a regional office in New York, the company also supplies imagery through
over 200 partners worldwide. This strong international sales network enabled
the company to win the Queen's Award for Enterprise in 2005. is currently the only platform in the industry
able to showcase matched still images and motion clips displayed side-by-side
for any given keyword search result, enabling creative art buyers to fulfil
an integrated multimedia campaign brief in one simple purchase path.


Sarah Taylor - Marketing Executive - Office: +44-(0)-207-851-5600, pr at

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