Carmike  promotes Gary Green

Southern Division chief now director of alternative content

Gary Green has been promoted to director of alternative content at the Carmike Cinemas theater chain. Green, who joined Carmike in 1986, has most recently been its Southern Division manager.

"We are delighted to appoint Gary as the company's new director of alternate content. He brings a wealth of technological expertise to this position and possesses a superior knowledge of the exhibition industry and the growing field of alternate content," said Carmike COO Fred Van Noy.

Carmike recently played two live 3-D sporting events -- the Fedex BCS National Championship college football game and the NBA All-Star Saturday Night, which were both shown in more than 30 locations.

Upcoming special events are in the pipeline include a live, digital broadcast of "Handel's Messiah" from The Chapel of King's College Cambridge, England on April 5 and seven episodes of 'Stand Up 360,' hosted by comedian/actress Caroline Rhea and Erik Rivera in May and June.