Exec new veep of worldwide human resources
Abby Areinoff has been tapped senior vice president, worldwide human resources for Sony Pictures. She will manage Sony Picture Entertainment’s Global Human Resource division.In her role, Areinoff will report to SPE Executive Vice President and Chief Administrative Officer Beth Berke, who announced the promotion Thursday. “We’ve got the right person in a key role,” said Berke. “Abby is both compassionate and pragmatic, and in her nearly 30 years of H.R. experience, she has proven able to promote employees’ interest while at the same time advance the employer’s business strategies. She knows the entertainment business and we’re proud to have her as a part of our senior team.” Areinoff previously held senior H.R. positions with Disney Stores Woldwide, Fox Broadcasting Company and teen retail chain Pacific Sunwear.