NBC has restructured and renamed its West Coast media relations and services departments.
Media relations becomes entertainment press and publicity. Media services becomes entertainment electronic publicity and production.
Both remain headed by VPs Patricia Schultz and Kathleen Mary Tucci, who report to West Coast prexy Don Ohlmeyer.
Promoted to senior directors, press and publicity, are Dawn Dubovsky, Paul McGuire and Flody Suarez. Ellen Hamilton becomes a director, NBC Prods. and special projects. Upped to senior press managers are Dorothy Austin, Jennifer Barnett, Cathryn Boxberger, Carol Janson, Janine Jones, Curt King, Rebecca Marks , Bob Meyer, Brian Robinette, and Margo Zinberg. Tim McCleary and Eric van der Werff each become managers. In electronic publicity and production, Jeannette Hektoen, Gail Joseph and Barbara Tranchito become directors.