Joe DiSalvo has been upped to general sales manager for Viacom Enterprises, where most recently he had been VP, sales, Northeast.
Sally Van Slyke is exiting as Universal's VP of marketing effective March 1, the studio confirmed yesterday. While Universal management attempted to keep Van Slyke's impending departure under wraps…
Henry G. Plitt, 74, chairman of the board of Plitt Amusement Co. and chairman of the board of Showscan, died yesterday at his Beverly Hills home. Cause of death was pancreatic cancer.
Thomas A. Dorsey, known as the father of gospel music for his merging of religious music with the blues, died Saturday. He was 93.
Michele Anthony has been appointed exec VP of Sony Music, making her effectively second-in-command to president Tommy Mottola at the company.
Joseph Anthony, an actor and director who once had four hits on Broadway simultaneously, died Jan. 20.
Harry Palmer has been named exec VP and general manager at Relativity Records. Palmer, who will oversee all facets of the label's day-to-day operations, was formerly president of Atco Records.
New Line Intl. has promoted Camela Galano to senior VP of sales/marketing and Nestor Nieves to senior VP of sales and administration. Galano and Nieves will report to Rolf Mittweg, New Line Intl…
Dave Herman, president and general manager of KOB-TV, died Friday of pancreatic cancer.
Propaganda Films has appointed Rhea Rupert as director of music video and Kate Miller as director's representative.