Dan Fantz has been named exec VP of Newmark Communications’ entertainment division. Fantz, who has more than 30 years of experience in the entertainment industry, will help independent filmmakers…
KTLA-TV has upped Gordon Peppars to general sales manager. Peppars, who has been with the station since 1994, will oversee sales and marketing.
Pete “Volcano” Farmer has been tapped VP of A&R for Virgin Records America. He will develop new artists for the label, reporting to Virgin chair-man-CEO Matt Serletic. Farmer previously was at Arista…
“The Today Show” publicity man-ager Allison Gollust will become veepee of communications for NBC News. She replaces Alex Constantino-ple, who will move to NBC parent General Electric as general…
Irene Dean has been boosted to veepee at Jane Ayer Public Relations. A 10-year veteran at the company, Dean most recently was director of publicity. As VP, she will continue to be the day-to-day…
Miramax exec VP David Brooks, a 12-year vet of the company who's worked on campaigns for more than 250 of its feature films, is ankling to pursue other options.