Larry Shapiro, president of talent at AwesomenessTV’s Big Frame talent division, has departed the company to pursue several independent projects, the company said. A rep for AwesomenessTV confirmed…
Regulatory and finance body had been without full time head for nine months.
MoviePass, the subscription service that lets users see an unlimited number of movies in theaters, has hired Erantzeri Corona — previously head of customer acquisition at Hulu — as VP of marketing…
Entertainment lawyer Tom Ara has been appointed to the board of trustees at the Washington D.C.-based U.S.-Asia Institute.
Endemol Beyond USA, the digital division of Endemol Shine North America, has hired Adrian Sexton — formerly with Participant Media and Lionsgate — as chief operating officer. Sexton was most recently…
Turner International India has appointed Rohit Bhandari as head of its English-language entertainment portfolio.
Machinima, a digital media company focused on reaching young male audiences on YouTube and other platforms, has recruited James Glasscock as senior VP of strategy and business development. Glasscock…
Dish Network — which dropped 79,000 subscribers in 2014 — has announced that Scott Skurnick will lead the satcaster’s digital marketing efforts. Skurnick, as Dish’s VP of digital acquisition, reports…
Fine Brothers Entertainment, whose multiple YouTube channels top 15 million subscribers, has formed a TV unit headed by Brandie Tucker, a former producer for CBS’ “Big Brother,” Fox’s “Hell’s Kitchen”…
Machinima, a digital-media company focused on gamer and fanboy audiences, has hired Jamie Weissenborn, a former senior ad exec at Sony Pictures Television, in the newly created position of chief…