Vivendi Universal Games has tapped Paul Volkman chief information officer. He was formerly director of information technology.
Avid Technology vet Thomas Ohanian has been named veep of product development at digital security provider DMOD. Formerly chief editor and corporate fellow at Avid, Ohanian will now discover new
Paramount Pictures has inked a deal with Antex Electronics to use the company's Media Director system for the delivery of digital dailies in the production of its television projects.
Vidgame publisher Activision has landed the exclusive rights to create games based around the upcoming Steven Spielberg sci-fi actioner "Minority Report," starring Tom Cruise.
Universal Studios Home Video veepee of publicity Maria LaMagra is leaving the company after 11 years.
The continued downturn of the advertising industry has forced f/x powerhouse Industrial Light & Magic to shutter its separate commercials division.
LucasArts is releasing a squadron of vidgames based partly on the newest "Star Wars" installment, feeding detail-hungry franchise fans more info about the movie in the weeks before its May release.
Canadian animation house Cinegroupe and "The Simpsons" animation company Film Roman are pacting to create programming together.
Al Cubillas has been tapped director of digital production at animation company Vinton Studios.
TDK Mediactive has launched another vidgame title, "Shrek Swamp Kart Speedway," based on the hit DreamWorks' animated film.