Any speculation that Creative Artists Agency might not be able to hold on to its Coca-Cola advertising account got squashed late Thursday, as Coke exex signed the agency to produce 30 new commercials…
Peter Moore, a former foreign sales rep for Vestron Pictures Intl., died July 19 of unreported causes in Los Angeles.
Paul Sharits, 50, filmmaker and installation artist known for his experimental approach to cinema, died July 15 in Buffalo of natural causes. Born in Denver in 1943, Sharits began experimenting with…
Katz Communications, the rep firm with the largest number of TV-station clients, has promoted Bill Carroll to VP and director of programming for the Katz Television Group.
Jacqueline Lyons has joined TriStar TV as VP, creative affairs, reporting to exec VP of series development Eric Tannenbaum.
Lenard Pearlman, 42, former audio engineer and later president of Editel, a major audio/video post-production house in Chicago, died July 7 in Houston of leukemia.
A memorial service for Carlton E. Morse, creator of the long-running radio series “One Man’s Family” and “I Love A Mystery,” who died May 24, will be at 1: 30 p.m. Sunday at Founders Church Holmes…
Nancy Carr and Felice Azorsky have joined the CBS/Broadcast Group, Carr as associate director, publicity, Azorsky as senior publicist. The former returns to the web after a year at Fox Broadcasting…
Susie Fitzgerald and Manson Jones, June 15, Scansano, Italy. Bride’s VP of original programming for HBO; groom is non-pro. * * * Cynthia Chvatal and John M. Keane, July 17, Santa Barbara. Bride’s a…
Intl. Family Entertainment has appointed Paul Newton as managing director of the Family Channel in the United Kingdom.