Brad Hunt has been named executive VP/general manager at Hollywood Records, overseeing all day-to-day operations of the sales, marketing and promotion departments.
Recognizing the expanding confluence of the computer and entertainment industries, Time Warner Inc. has named Geoffrey Holmes as senior VP of technology.
Randy Smith has been boosted to executive director of national promotions at TriStar Pictures, the studio announced yesterday, following a two-year stint as manager of national promotions for both…
ABC has confirmed promotions for Alan Sternfeld, Deborah Ellis Leoni and Brian McAndrews, as expected (Daily Variety, Jan. 25), with Sternfeld becoming senior VP, program planning and scheduling, and…
Ventana Films confirmed yesterday that Bernard Lucien Nussbaumer has come aboard as senior VP, with plans for the European writer-producer to take charge of developing foreign co-prods.
James Douglas Atwell, musician and actor, died Jan. 21 of a heart attack in Kissimmee, Fla., where he was performing at Disney World.
Josh Elbaum has joined MGM International TV Distribution as VP, overseeing sales of movies and TV product, supervising daily operations and assisting president Gary Marenzi in strategic planning…
Robert Smith, known throughout the industry as Smitty, has joined Frankfurt Gips Balkind's Los Angeles office as a partner and will head its film division.
Creative Artists Agency has hired Anna Perez, who served the last four years as Barbara Bush's press secretary, to replace Stephen Rivers in handling all media relations and public affairs for the…
ABC Entertainment VP of program planning and scheduling Alan Sternfeld is expected to receive a promotion that will also see his responsibilities expanded at the web -- picking up some of the slack…