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Southern Theatres names Ronald Krueger II president

Oct 14, 2013

Ronald Krueger II was named president and COO of Southern Theatres. He has served as chief operating officer of the circuit since 2009, responsible for daily theatre operations, training, and marketing and concessions initiatives.

“Ron has proven himself time and time again in every facet of the departments which he is in charge of. I am very happy and excited that he will continue to lead with more authority and greater latitude in his areas of responsibility. His strong leadership has proven to be a significant reason as to why our company continues to grow.” said Southern Theatres CEO George Solomon.

In his expanded role, Krueger will oversee the operations of VSS-Southern Theatres, which includes The Grand Theatres, AmStar Cinemas, GrandLuxeTheatres and The Theatres at Canal Place, totaling 19 locations and 289 screens. Additionally, he will spearhead Southern Theatres’ continued expansion plans, with construction of one new theatre in the New Orleans market in November 2013 and two more in 2014.


Southern Theatres names Ronald Krueger II president

Oct 14, 2013

Ronald Krueger II was named president and COO of Southern Theatres. He has served as chief operating officer of the circuit since 2009, responsible for daily theatre operations, training, and marketing and concessions initiatives.

“Ron has proven himself time and time again in every facet of the departments which he is in charge of. I am very happy and excited that he will continue to lead with more authority and greater latitude in his areas of responsibility. His strong leadership has proven to be a significant reason as to why our company continues to grow.” said Southern Theatres CEO George Solomon.

In his expanded role, Krueger will oversee the operations of VSS-Southern Theatres, which includes The Grand Theatres, AmStar Cinemas, GrandLuxeTheatres and The Theatres at Canal Place, totaling 19 locations and 289 screens. Additionally, he will spearhead Southern Theatres’ continued expansion plans, with construction of one new theatre in the New Orleans market in November 2013 and two more in 2014.

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