Lisa Gutberlet has been upped from VP to senior veep of distribution at Myriad Pictures. She joined the company in 2007 from the Weinstein Co.Sesame Workshop has named Tom Ascheim chief strategy officer and exec veep of Sesame Learning. He was most recently CEO of Newsweek, and he previously worked for Nickelodeon nets. Conde Nast Entertainment Group has promoted Maurie Perl as senior veep of media and communications. She’s been with Conde Nast’s corporate communications group since 1998. The Weather Channel has tapped Curt Hecht as chief global revenue officer. He previously spent 20 years with Publicis Groupe.