Bexel Adds Stacey Dutton As Business Development Manager, West

Stacey Dutton has been named Business Development Manager, Western Region of Bexel, a unit of the Vitec Group’s Services Division.

With more than 20 years of experience in the entertainment industry and a degree in Communications, Marketing and Fine Arts from New York University, Stacey will be working to manage Bexel’s business development for its rental and service companies on the west coast.

Dutton’s position at Bexel will have her focusing on leveraging strategic relationships with networks and larger production companies for long-term collaborations. She will be focusing on new business, working with existing clients, and finding new opportunities for Bexel via her years of experience and contacts in all aspects of production, including producing, casting, management, promotion, and as on-air talent.

“We are thrilled to have such a multi-faceted professional as Stacey join our team,” says Scott Nardelli, chief business development officer for Bexel. “We feel she’ll be a major asset to our business development group that will help our company’s growth in 2011.”

Dutton joins Bexel with a variety of experience and previously held positions such as the EVP/Talent Manager of C. Winston Simone Management and Deston Entertainment, successfully helping to launch the careers of platinum selling recording artists such as Bon Jovi, Aerosmith, Cher, Michael Bolton, and many others. Dutton also launched and directed the development of C. Winston Simone Management and Deston Entertainment’s Los Angeles-based office.

In addition, she has been an on-air host for the Discovery Network and for TLC’s television series “Clean Sweep” and also acted as a Casting Producer for various programs on E! and the Style Network.