Edward J. Stecher has been named director of affiliate sales for the Eastern region at Fox Sports Americas. He’ll be responsible for the company’s cable distribution in the Gotham-New Jersey area, Florida, Puerto Rico and the Chicago area. Stecher joins the net from Madison Square Garden Network.
Carole Crowe has been named president of Moviecorp Holdings, the indie feature film and TV distrib. Crowe formerly was acquisitions director at Image Organization.
Vanguard Records has made a few changes, bumping Kevin Welk to VP and general manager, upping Meg MacDonald to promotions director, naming Aaron Yeagle national sales & marketing coordinator, and tapping Lory Kaschmitter ad coordinator.
Alliance Communications Corp. has named Noreen Halpern VP-creative affairs. Relocating to L.A. from Toronto, Halpern will be involved in new material, pitches and network meetings, among other things. She currently is working on “The Inheritance” for CBS.