Michael Nelson has joined Consolidated Film Industries as controller. He’ll handle accounting and finance, and the upgrade of information systems. Previous stints include Sun Distributors and Price Waterhouse.
* * *Cary H. Sherman has joined the Recording Assn. of America as senior executive VP and general counsel. Coming aboard from Washington, D.C., law firm Arnold & Porter, Sherman will represent the interests of the $12.5 billion U.S. sound recording industry.
* * *John Nelson has been named executive editor and VP of Fox Sports News, overseeing editorial content of the show and working with the show’s senior staff on program presentation. Nelson has been a sports writer for the New York bureau of the Associated Press since 1973.