Dana Archer Promoted to Executive VP at DDA Public Relations

The promotion comes as Archer moves closer to a full partnership.

TORONTO - Dana Archer has been elevated from senior vice president to executive vice president of DDA Public Relations as she moves closer to a full partnership at the international corporate publicity firm.

The promotion was announced by DDA CEO Lawrence Atkinson and Chief Operating Officer John Stannard.

As head of DDA’s L.A. office, with oversight of all North American accounts, Archer has been instrumental in developing the practice with clients including FilmNation Entertainment, Alliance Films / Momentum Pictures, the Dubai International Film Festival, LLeju Productions, Participant Media, Samuel Hadida and his Davis Films banner and Crime Scene Pictures.

In addition, the Los Angeles office has continued to expand services with the addition of senior account executive Alice Zou and account executive Alyssa Grinder to the existing team of international publicity executives.

Current projects being handled out of the L.A. include Zhang Yimou’s The Flowers of War, starring Christian Bale, Roland Joffe’s There Be Dragons, Amy Heckerling’s Vamps, Crime Scene Pictures' Gambit starring Colin Firth and Cameron Diaz, Michael J. Bassett’s Silent Hill: Revelation 3D and Lee Kirk’s The Giant Mechanical Man.