Weinstein, Tripicchio tapped to veep posts
HOLLYWOOD — Publicists Annett Wolf and Lisa Kasteler have tapped Marla Weinstein and Cara Tripicchio as veepees of praisery Wolf-Kasteler & Associates.Weinstein and Tripicchio will hold VP posts at the firm’s East and West Coast offices, respectively. “Nothing makes us happier than being able to promote from within,” Wolf said. “Marla and Cara are outstanding publicists. We’re pleased to see their continued professional growth with us.” Weinstein joined the praisery’s Gotham office in 1996 after working in national publicity at 20th Century Fox. Tripicchio, who has been with the agency’s Los Angeles office since 1996, previously worked in advertising. The boutique agency was spawned in 1989 by Wolf; Kasteler joined her two years later. In 2000, praisers Ame Van Iden and Christina Papadopoulos were named associates, thus changing the banner to Wolf-Kasteler & Associates. Firm, which focuses on thesps and filmmakers, reps such clients as Samuel L. Jackson, Britney Spears, Nicolas Cage, Ashley Judd, Meg Ryan, Jake Gyllenhaal and Toni Collette.