The Motion Picture Assn. of America has hired Angela Belden Martinez to head up corporate communications in the organization’s D.C. office.
“In addition to day-to-day media relations activities, Martinez will focus on public affairs duties relating to MPAA’s D.C.-based legislative, education and other advocacy efforts,” org said in a statement. “Prior to joining MPAA, Martinez served with leading public relations firms in Washington, as Midwest regional political director/press secretary for the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee and in various roles in government and politics.”
She will report directly to Seth Oster, MPAA exec VP and chief communications officer, who is based in Los Angeles.