Exec promoted to senior VP of publicity
Katie Martin Kelley has been upped to senior VP of publicity at Paramount Vantage.Martin Kelley, who joined the company in 2006 as VP of publicity, will continue to work on all domestic campaigns for Par Vantage and Par Classics titles, but will now oversee the day-to-day operations of the publicity department as well. She will report to exec VP of marketing Megan Colligan and exec VP of marketing and creative advertising Guy Endore-Kaiser. Colligan praised Kelley as “a passionate, smart executive who has consistently been a strong leader at Vantage.” She added, “She has managed fantastic relationships with filmmakers and talent while earning the loyalty and respect of her peers.” Kelley began her career at the Angellotti Co., where she worked on campaigns for Miramax, Gramercy and October Films. She also worked at Fine Line Features as manager of West Coast publicity and the online venture Distant Corners as director of publicity. Before Vantage, she rejoined the Angellotti Co. in an executive capacity.