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Cherry Hill Programs Promotes Chris Landtroop to Director of Marketing



New Jersey. March 2, 2021: Cherry Hill Programs, the market leader in experiential photography, appoints Chris Landtroop as the Director of Marketing.

Chris, who was originally hired as the Marketing Communications & Content Manager in December 2020 has quickly impressed, implementing strategic program transitions and optimizing major marketing initiatives. Before joining Cherry Hill Programs, Chris’ efforts were channeled in leading the marketing strategy as the Director of Marketing for Black Swan Holdings, a global holdings company boasting a wide industry portfolio.

In her new role, Chris will prove invaluable in helping guide the future of marketing for Cherry Hill Programs and Photogenic, including internalizing marketing initiatives by creating strategic positions and leading our marketing professionals to execute a powerful communications and marketing strategy.

“I’m excited for the future, and at Cherry Hill Programs and Photogenic – the future is bright! In my career, I’ve witnessed marketing and technology collide – encouraging a digital cornerstone. 2020’s challenges impacted business approach – to operations, marketing, product development – you name it! Right now, we’re at the centerfold – and we’re invested in the growth that’s yet to come. I’m grateful for the promotion, and I’m ready to create some marketing magic – let’s get to work!”

John Barbieri, CSO of Cherry Hill Programs added, “I have been extremely impressed with Chris since she joined the team a few months ago. Her experience and knowledge in areas of Marketing, Business Development and Strategic Partnerships are unique in the marketplace and will be a centerpiece of our future growth and optimization strategies. I look forward to continuing to work alongside Chris to strengthen our Marketing efforts, delivering an enhanced experience for our guests and clients.”


Cherry Hill Programs (CHP) delivers unforgettable memories, captured with high-resolution digital images that our guests cherish year after year. In partnership with famous landmarks, attractions, signature shopping centers, and hotel destinations across North America, Cherry Hill Programs delivers millions of magical experiences annually with iconic backdrops and cityscapes as well as authentic Santas and Easter Bunnies for the young and young-at-heart. Cherry Hill Programs is the industry-leader in experiential photography, operating and in-person holiday experiences in 800 venues across the U.S., Canada, and Puerto Rico during the Christmas and Easter seasons, while Photogenic, the souvenir division of Cherry Hill Programs, delivers iconic souvenir experiences in dozens of popular U.S. tourist destinations and landmarks year-round. Through a proprietary combination of appointment setting software, digital camera technology, point of sale equipment, and digital delivery platform as well as a nationwide network of holiday characters, recruiters, field managers, IT, and logistics professionals, our mission simply stated is: Delivering a Magical Experience—Every Time. Cherry Hill Programs was acquired by Keystone Capital in December 2015 and Photogenic Inc. was acquired in May 2019.


Creating engaging and unique souvenir photography solutions that enhance the Guest experience is at the core of what Photogenic has done for the leisure, hospitality and attractions industries since 2001.

In partnership with popular landmarks, museums, zoos, aquariums, attractions, cruise lines and hotel destinations across North America, Photogenic is known throughout the industry as the top imaging service provider for specialized venues; optimizing revenues, social media marketing and Guest satisfaction through their focus on the 3 cornerstones of a Perfect Photography Solution: Guest Service/Experience, Innovative and Effective Technology, Best in Class Content/IP.

Through a team of industry experts, Photogenic designs solutions and photography opportunities that are specific for your Guests and workflow. The company reinvests in its operations and requires local Regional Support at a ratio that allows for personal service. Photogenic provides top of the line products to Guests through the use of advanced technology, proper employee training, paying a fair wage for employees across the country and implementing enhancements to the Guest Journey pre, during, and post-visit.

Delivering a custom and personal approach, the highest revenues, top Guest Service Scores and a flawless experience every time is the reason why Photogenic has the Longest Average Partnership life in the industry!