Patricia Robinson has been promoted to the newly created position of senior VP for human resources at E! Entertainment Television. She was formerly a VP with the same responsibilities.
Dr. George Butler has been promoted to senior VP/executive producer, jazz/progressive A&R, at Columbia Records. He will be based in New York and will have a multitude of duties involving jazz at the label.
Maren Moebius has been promoted to VP, creative advertising/print, for the marketing division of the Motion Picture Group of Paramount Pictures. In her new position, Moebius will be responsible for the development and implementation of all motion picture-related creative print campaigns.
Jonas Nachsin has been named associate director of product marketing at Polygram Label Group. He was formerly marketing director at Roadrunner Records.
Cathryn Swan has been named senior director of national publicity at Arista Records. She was formerly national director of publicity at Atco Records.