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New Line taps publicity exec

Smith has been involved in domestic PR for studio's pix

New Line Cinema has promoted John Smith to senior VP of national publicity.

Smith, who has been with New Line for eight years, has been involved in the domestic PR campaigns for nearly all of the studio’s releases.

Smith reports to Christina Kounelias, exec VP of publicity and corporate communications, and to senior VP of publicity and promotions Elissa Greer.

Before joining New Line, Smith was with PR firm Nancy Seltzer & Associates.

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