Byrd, Ioachim awarded veep stripes
Showtime Networks has upped Los Angeles-based Bryan Byrd to VP of public relations and given veep stripes to Gotham-based consumer PR exec Jackie Ioachim.Both execs continue to report to Robin McMillan, senior VP of public relations for the cabler. Byrd, who moves up from director of PR, and Ioachim, who moves up from director of consumer PR, will be responsible for public relations and publicity associated with Showtime programming. Byrd joined the company in October 1995 as manager of PR. Ioachim joined as senior publicist in 1992.