Sony Pictures Entertainment has tapped crisis PR pro Charles Sipkins as its new senior communications executive. Sipkins, who most recently served as a managing director for Sard Verbinnen, will fill…
Consumers have increasingly negative views of both Time Warner Cable and CBS in the wake of the companies' contract dispute — which has left the Eye's stations dark for cable customers in New York…
When it announced that Robert Downey Jr. will return for two "Avengers" sequels, Marvel Studios made it clear that it has embraced Lucasfilm's method for controlling how news gets revealed about its…
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Relativity Media has hired veteran praiser Stacey Mooradian as exec VP of publicity. She will report directly to Terry Curtin, president of theatrical marketing. Mooradian will be responsible for…
Steve Belgard has joined Andrew E. Freedman Public Relations as vice president of the firm. Belgard joins the praisery after a 13-year tenure at Starz Entertainment, where he served as senior…
TV exec Jane Lipstone, who worked as a public relations professional and as a producer of lifestyle docus, died in her Los Angeles-area home on March 25. She was 82. Lipstone got her start in 1976 at…
Somewhere, Jeff Zucker and Jeff Gaspin -- hell, a whole lot of NBC alumni, not all of them named Jeff -- should be laughing, or at least smiling.
New York-based praisery Frank PR has promoted three of its staffers, with Tiffany Malloy tapped to become a director of publicity at the firm. Stephanie Davidson will step up to manager of publicity…
Apostolou will oversee all programming and media relations initiatives for Starz, as well as talent relations, special events, awards campaigns and industry and corporate press outreach.
Hilary Smith has been tapped as USA Network's new senior VP of communications, shifting from NBCUniversal's Entertainment & Digital Networks and Integrated Media Group. Smith replaces Jean Guerin…
Danielle Carrig has been tapped senior VP of publicity and public affairs for Lifetime.