EMI Records Group continued its upper-management revamp yesterday, naming Fred Davis executive VP and Ken Lane senior VP, promotion.
Jerry Crutchfield was tapped yesterday as president of MCA Music Publishing/Nashville.
Don Bassman, VP of special sound projects at 20th Century Fox, died of cancer Jan. 25.
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.
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…
Northern Arts Entertainment Inc., the Massachussetts-based company, has appointed Alison Brantley VP of acquisitions for theatrical distribution.
Sumner Arthur Long, veteran TV writer and playwright who wrote the play "It's Never Too Late," died Jan. 6 in his sleep of cancer in Los Angeles.