Savoy Pictures announced yesterday that Jody Cukier has been named senior veepee of marketing and operations.She will report to Savoy marketing president Steve Hayman. Cukier joins Savoy from her ownindependent marketing consulting firm, which represented such clients as Morgan Creek, Nelson Entertainment, Republic Pictures and Island Pictures. Cukier has worked in the biz for 10 years, beginning at Columbia Pictures. In the industry, she has held such posts as senior veepee of planning and finance for Universal Pictures and senior veepee of marketing for Taft/Barish Prods. Cukier holds undergraduate and graduate degrees from Harvard University and spent two years in account management at the advertising agency Oglivy & Mather.