Ashot Abramyan, a Utah Symphony violinist, died Dec. 29 of an aneurysm in North Hollywood. He was 46. Born in Dilijan, Armenia, Abramyan played for the Los Angeles Philharmonic and the Armenia…
James and Tanja Dixon, a girl, Grace Ann, Dec. 7, Manhasset, N.Y. Father's VP for the William Morris Agency in Manhattan. Mother is non-pro.
Stanley E. Hubbard, a broadcast pioneer whose Hubbard Broadcasting owns television and radio stations in Minnesota, New Mexico and Florida, died Dec. 27 at 95.
RCS Video of Milan has appointed Ann Harris head of international TV co-productions for RCS TV Prods. The company is based at Majestic Films & Television Intl. in London.
Clyde M. Reed Jr., a newspaper editor and publisher in Kansas for more than 40 years, died Jan. 3 at age 78.
The internal shuffling at Fox Inc. continued with confirmation that Lucie Salhany would become chairman of Fox Broadcasting Co., filling the void left by the announcement president-chief operating…
Thomas Geoffrey Fowler, a writer and business consultant and father of actor Kevin Spacey, died Dec. 24 in Atlanta, Ga., following a long illness. He was 68.
Gertrude Reisenbach Rose, mother of Warner Bros. exec VP of marketing and planning Sandy Reisenbach, died Dec. 26.
Sony Pictures Entertainment announced that Janel Clausen has been promoted to VP of risk management, bumping her up from her assistant treasurer's post.
Another Paramount vet is headed for Twentieth TV, with Dana Freedman ankling her post of marketing veep for Arsenio Hall Communications to become VP of publicity for the Fox wing.
Elektra Records yesterday tapped three new executives to head up a revamped marketing department, naming Ellen Darst, Jim Henke and Jeff Jones to its team.