Priority Records has upped Andrew Shack to senior VP of A&R in L.A. and has bumped Howard Sadow-sky to exec director of business and legal affairs. In addition to his continued A&R duties, Shack will oversee Priority’s new dance label, Playland. Sadowsky continues to handle responsibility for all negotiations for Priority.
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PBS has made some exec changes, upping Alan Foster to fundraising and syndicated programs VP, bumping Pat Hunter to VP-programming administration and communications, promoting Donald Thoms to program manage-ment VP and moving John Wilson to VP of program scheduling and editorial management. Also, Steven Gray has been made senior director, program scheduling, planning and standards.
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The Disney Channel has tapped James Dellinger VP of on-air promotion and interstitials. Responsible for over-seeing all on-air promo campaigns, Dellinger joins from Disney Televentures. He’s also had stints at King World Prods. and TBS.