Ron Bension has been named chairman and chief executive officer of MCA Recreation Services Group, a step up from his former title of president and chief operating officer.
Vivienne Segal, best known as Vera Simpson in the Broadway production of "Pal Joey," died Dec. 29 of natural causes at Westside Hospital. She was 95.
It's going to take a little longer to call roll at Fox Inc.'s board meetings from now on, with the addition of four new directors bringing membership to seven.
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The Maze Runner
The Maze Runner1Weekend:$32.5M
A Walk Among the Tombstones
A Walk Among the Tombstones2Weekend:$13.1M
This Is Where I Leave You
This Is Where I Leave You3Weekend:$11.9M
James A. Goode, a magazine editor, publisher and writer, died Dec. 13 at age 68 of a heart attack. Services were private.
Movie and television executive Arthur M. Gameral died on Dec. 27 of a heart attack at his Beverly Hills home.
Jamie Kellner, one of the last original Fox Broadcasting Co. executives at the weblet, is leaving his post as president-chief operating officer after nearly seven years in the job.
Petry Inc., the nation's third highest-billing station rep firm, is expected to announce today that Thomas F. Burchill will buy out Petry chairman David S. Allen's majority interest in the company.
The Nine Network's director of sports, Ian Frykberg, has ankled to join Britain's BSB-Sky Channel, where he's to take up a senior management position. Gary Burns moves up into the sports spot from…