Exec also serves as awards administrator

The Directors Guild of America has promoted longtime org executive Marcel Giacusa to associate exec director.

Giacusa will head the operations department and will be responsible for all building and theater operations, management and leasing activities in Los Angeles and New York.

New appointee also serves as the national executive awards administrator, responsible for producing the annual DGA Awards and the biennial DGA Honors event.

Giacusa took a full-time position with the guild after working part-time during high school and college.

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