Payroll director Pamela Saraceno has been promoted to veepee of payroll services for SPE Corporate Services, with responsibility for movie, television and corporate areas.
Producers Bonnie Tiegel, Katerina Monemvassitis and John Scura have been upped to senior producers on the Group W talker “Vicki!” and associate producers Jason Walker and Richard Arredondo become producers.
Jan Bisgard, former producer for Warner Bros.’ “The Jane Whitney Show,” joins “Vicki!” as a producer.
Curt Block, a 24-year NBC veteran, is leaving as VP, media relations, East Coast, but will remain at NBC as a transitional consultant. Block began at the web as a sports publicist in 1969. Management of media relations shifted a few months ago when Judy Smith became senior VP of corporate communications, replacing Betty Hudson.
Beth Braen has joined NATPE Intl. as director of creative services. She was P.R. director at Segal Associates.
Nancy Chambers has been promoted to manager of creative affairs for MCA Television Entertainment after serving as an assistant in the cable series department.