Ann Daly has been promoted to the newly created post of president of Buena Vista Home Video, North America, putting her atop a unit that produces $ 1 billion a year in revenue for the Walt Disney Co…
Eileen Woodbury has been appointed promotion director for Pirate Radio KQLZ-FM. She joined the Westwood One-owned station in 1990 as a promo coordinator and was later upped to assistant promo…
Fred Birnbaum, 70, television advertising director of Variety for 18 years, died Oct. 16 in Croton-on-Hudson, N.Y., of a heart attack.
Mary Anne Harrison has been promoted to senior vice president and associate general counsel at Fox Inc., a new title. Harrison’s former position was VP and assistant general counsel. She is also a…
Sony Pictures Entertainment has named Yair Landau vice president of business planning for its Motion Picture Group, bumping him up a notch from his post as director of financial planning and analysis.
Doug and Jenifer Binzak, a boy, Harrison Douglas, June 13, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center. Father is VP scheduling and planning for Fox Broadcasting Co.; mother is non-pro.
Bob Catania, former vice president of promotion at Charisma Records, has been named vice president of pop promotion at Elektra.
Film industry vet Stuart R. Salter has been appointed VP of distribution, Europe, for Buena Vista Intl. In his new post, he will be responsible for sales and distribution of all Disney, Touchstone…
Carol Story and Beryl Kreisel, each producers at "CBS This Morning," have been promoted to key positions within the program.
Actress Shirley Booth, who won four Emmys as the maid Hazel in the 1960s TV comedy of the same name and Tony and Oscar awards for stage and screen versions of "Come Back, Little Sheba," has died.
AMC Entertainment vice president of marketing Jack Holland has left the company in a reorganization in which regional marketing exex Dick Westerling and Marc Merry were promoted to new corporate…