James Dorgan has been promoted to vp business and legal affairs at Telepictures Prods. He was legal counsel. … National Video Resources has named Eileen Newman deputy director. Newman was executive director of the National Board of Review in New York. … Myriad Pictures announced two promotions in its production department: Matthew Keene Smith has been upped to director of production and acquisitions, and Luiza Ricupero moves to manager of production and acquisitions. Smith was manager of development and acquisitions. Ricupero was an executive assistant. … Philippe Cardon, executive vp and general manager at EMEA, has been named president of international at Warner Home Video. Cardon helped launch the WHV European office in 2000. … Kaboom Prods. has named Eric McCasline head of production. He recently produced projects at MJZ, Backyard, Logan and Believe Media. … Joseph Chianese has joined Entertainment Partners as vp tax incentives and business development. He was senior director, tax, at Sony Pictures Entertainment.
POP Sound has promoted Moksha Le Blanc to executive producer of home theater. Le Blanc has been a home theater producer with the audio postproduction facility for 10 years. … Dimensional Music Publishing has appointed Neil Gillis president and chief operating officer. He was general manager East Coast at Concord Music Group.
Anthem Visual Effects Inc. has named Dennis Hoffman vp and head of production. Hoffman joins Anthem from Digital Domain, where he was vp and head of production of the feature film visual effects division.
Time Warner Cable has named Patrick Donoghue vp interactive tele-vision. He joins the company from Cablevision Systems Corp., where he was vp digital TV and broadband development. TWC also named Jeffery Hines vp broadband services. Hines was vp business planning at AOL. … ReelzChannel has named Phillip Nakov vp business development and partnerships for ReelzChannel.com. Nakov joins the company from CountingDown.com, which he co-founded. ReelzChannel also has tapped Wayne Aaronson as vp ad sales West Coast. He directed Western region media sales for TV Guide Television Group. … Christian Vesper has been promoted to senior vp acquisitions, program planning and scheduling at the Sundance Channel. He was vp. … WE tv has expanded its marketing team, with Kenetta Bailey joining as senior vp marketing. Susan Smith was promoted to vp trade marketing, and Jennifer Robertson was promoted to vp consumer marketing. Bailey was group marketing director at NBC Universal's Telemundo Network. Smith joined WE tv in 2001 as director of trade marketing. Robertson was director of marketing. … Rainbow Media has named Marlea Willis senior director of public relations at AMC and WE tv. Willis was director of public relations at A&E Network and the Biography Channel. … Warren Smith has been named director of sales, international on-demand licensing, at NBC Universal Television International Distribution. He spent the past two years in Los Angeles undertaking strategic management research projects. … Dan Levine has been promoted to vp sales strategy and development at NBC Universal International Television Distribution. He was director of planning and business development at TVN Entertainment Corp.
Compiled by Sarah Carrillo