Laurie M. Parker has been named VP of development at de Passe Entertainment. Formerly with Viacom, Parker will concentrate on longform TV pics and hourlong series.
EMI Latin president Jose Behar has added CEO to his title at the L.A.-based label. Since Behar joined the company in 1992, EMI Latin has seen 17 No. 1 hits on the Billboard Hot Latin Tracks chart. Also, Valerie DeLong has joined EMI-Capitol Music Group wing the Enclave as head of promotion. She’ll be based at the label’s Gotham headquarters.
Dick Clark Prods. has named Jill Proctor VP of development. Responsible for developing theatrical pics, telefilms and miniseries, Proctor brings to DCP seven years of experience in the development area, having served stints at Morgan Hill Films and Hearst Entertainment.
Semaphore Entertainment has named Ilisa Spitzer director of affiliate relations. Moving up from her manager’s slot, Spitzer will be responsible for supervising the affiliate relations staff.