Following the major revamp of its movie production arm Tuesday (Daily Variety , Oct. 21), New Line Cinema's president of marketing Sandra Ruch has resigned her position, effective in January.
Joanna Spak has been promoted to VP, finance at Walt Disney Network TV, overseeing all financial functions in that area, including accounting, budgeting and business planning. Spak has been director…
Granada Television has announced a reshuffle of its senior management, following last month's appointment of new chief executive Charles Allen.
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.
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…