EMI Music Publishing West Coast has bumped (Big) Jon Platt to creative VP. Moving up from his creative director’s slot, Platt will be responsible for further acquisitions, catalog exploitation and artist collaboration. He’s been with EMI two years.
* * *Access Television Network has named Sheri Herman senior VP of programming. She’ll be charged with establishing the 3-year-old outfit’s first programming development and production unit. Herman joins the cable content provider from American Cybercast.
* * *Encore has tapped Stephen Goldsmith VP, nonlinear. He assumes responsibility for marketing, sales and tech support for the company’s digital editing system wing. Goldsmith joins from Avid Technology.