Some new players are reshaping the Industry shmooze scene for a wired world. From well-coiffed execs to lowly production assistants, Hollywood's young climbers are using a slew of new Web sites…
Columbia TriStar Home Video has tapped Derrick Forster, VP, Canada.
Jan Smith has been upped to the newly created post of executive veep of Disney Interactive. Smith will be responsible for all worldwide operations, including product development, marketing, finance…
In a deal valued north of $1 billion, Cablevision Systems and Sony Corp. of America plan to deploy an interactive TV service in New York next year that will let viewers watch video-on-demand, search…
Online video retailer Reel.com has tapped Jeffrey DeRuiter its new veep of operations.
Canal Plus Technologies, the tech arm of Europe's largest cabler, has crossed shores, entering the U.S. with plans to give interactive TV services WebTV, TiVo Inc. and Replay Networks a run for…
Former CBS prexy Kim LeMasters has joined Replay Networks as chairman and CEO of the digital video recorder service.
Hilary J. Hoffman has been upped to executive director, brand marketing for Universal Studios Home Video.
Viewpoint Digital has tapped Michael Lundberg prexy of the Utah-based company, which publishes a library of 3-D digital computer-graphics models for Hollywood f/x houses.
Victor & Grais Prods. has acquired "The Long Shot," a biopic of journeyman baseball player Jim Eisenreich, from tyro scribe Rick Hill for mid- to high-six figures.
Vidgame-maker Acclaim Entertainment Inc., which specializes in producing shoot-em-up and sports titles, said Tuesday it has inked an exclusive licensing deal with twin thesps Mary-Kate and Ashley…