Denise Gurin, Mann Theatres’ head of film buying for the past three years, has been upped to senior VP of film and marketing, one of five promotions the circuit announced this week.Alan Davy was made VP of film. In addition to current duties in buying and film settlements, he will be involved in competitive analysis. Dan Griesmer was promoted to VP of theater planning and development. His duties will expand current activities in the areas of design, construction and theater operation. Cynthia Cronkhite received VP stripes and will head the company’s theater operations program. Her realm in-cludes employee training and incentive programs. Wally Helton was raised to VP of concession operations.