Exec to o'see corporate communications
HOLLYWOOD — Barry Stagg has been named veep of marketing communications for Liberty Livewire Corp., the post-production conglom owned by John Malone.
In the new post, Stagg oversees internal and external corporate communications for all of Liberty Livewire. He reports directly to Aidan Foley, Liberty’s chief marketing officer.
“Barry’s years of experience in the public relations field have helped him build strong relationships with the community and the media,” Foley said. “His knowledge of both entertainment and technology made him a natural choice to lead Liberty Livewire’s communications efforts, and we are confident that the company will benefit greatly from his contributions.”
For the past two years, Stagg has served as general manager and senior veep at Smith Public Relations. Before that, he headed corporate communications at Homestore.com.
His entertainment credits include more than five years as senior veep, corporate communications, at Fox Family Worldwide and senior veep, publicity, promotion and advertising, at Lorimar Television/Warner Bros. Domestic Television.