Peter Stamelman has joined the Howard-Sloan-Koller Group executive search firm, where he will serve as VP specializing in recruiting for broadcast, cable, interactive and multimedia. Stamelman, who…
The Associated Press has appointed Stephen Claypole, editor of Reuters Television, as the managing director and chief executive of its recently announced international news video division, APTV.
Danny Barker, a banjo player and guitar virtuoso who played with jazz giants of all eras, died Sunday of cancer. He was 85. Barker, who was known for his guitar playing with Cab Calloway's orchestra…
Alan Cole-Ford has been named to the new post of exec VP of strategy and development for MGM.
RHI Entertainment upped George H. Stelzner to VP and Ted Nelson to director, both in creative affairs. Stelzner will develop new projects, while Nelson will oversee the development slate for RHI, one…
The Assn. of Film Commissioners Intl. said Tuesday it has hired Maggie Christie to manage its Locations '95 tradeshow.
Columbia Pictures completed a swap of business affairs executives with Sony Pictures Entertainment on Tuesday, naming Robin Russell as executive veepee of business affairs for the studio.
Marking the second major signing in as many days, United Talent Agency said Tuesday that it has signed screenwriter-turned-director Jonathan Lawton for representation in all fields.
The Walt Disney Co. announced Tuesday the promotion of chief financial officer Richard Nanula from senior veepee to executive veepee.