Harkins Theatres promotes Racheal Wilson and Tyler Cooper

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Harkins Theatres announced the promotions of Racheal Wilson to chief operating officer and Tyler Cooper to executive VP. 

“Racheal and Tyler’s contributions have been essential to Harkins’ success,” says Mike Bowers, president and CEO of Harkins Theatres. “With their continued strategic vision and leadership, I am excited about the future of Harkins.”

Wilson has spent over 30 years in the exhibition industry, including 25 with Harkins Theatres, most recently as senior VP. The circuit’s press announcement praised her as “vital in every aspect of the company’s development, culture and all aspects of the guest and employee experience, including technology and overall operations.”

Cooper has been with Harkins Theatres since 1999 and in the industry for more than 25 years. As VP, he oversaw the growth and development of Harkins’ marketing, sales and creative services departments, as well as food and beverage, auditing and analytics.

“It comforts me to know that I have such a deep bench of talent,” says Dan Harkins, owner of Harkins Theatres. “I am very confident in the future leadership of this company that my father started 85 years ago.”