Stan Winston Prods. has named Brian Gilbert VP, creative affairs. Gilbert joins the Van Nuys-based company from Scott Rudin Prods., where he was director of development.
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Showtime Networks has bumped Peter Keramidas to senior VP of programming, responsible for the day-to-day ops of the programming group. Also, the net has named Donald McMichael VP, financial strategy, has bumped Larry Barlow to field operations director and has tapped Todd Merrill director of media relations. McMichael moves up from his corporate development director’s position. Barlow had been director of distribution strategy, and Merrill joins from a director’s post at Graj & Gustavsen. And further, Deirdre Wilson Matthews has been upped to manager of photographic services and Christopher M. Montpetit has been reslotted as manager, PR operations.