Jeff Skoll's Participant Prods. has tapped attorney Meredith Blake to serve as senior VP of corporate and community affairs.
Shannon Gaulding and Jonathan Kadin have been promoted to VP of production at Columbia Pictures. Both will continue to report to Col production prexys Doug Belgrad and Matt Tolmach.
Universal Studios Partnerships, the division NBC Universal set up last year to oversee corporate alliances, is upping three execs and expanding their responsibilities. Syd Smith and Jamie Stevens…
VLife Weekend, a new section focusing on the passions and diversions of people in the entertainment industry, will appear each Friday in Daily Variety starting July 15.