DreamWorks Animation Names Dan Berger Head of Corporate Communications

Dan Berger - S 2015
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Dan Berger - S 2015

He previously served as senior vp corporate communications at 21st Century Fox.

Dan Berger has been named head of corporate communications for DreamWorks Animation. He'll serve as the Glendale-based studio's chief corporate spokesman while also leading its global corporate communications efforts and team. His appointment becomes effective July 27.

Before joining DWA, Berger spent nine years in a variety of senior communications roles at 21st Century Fox, most recently as senior vp corporate communications. From 2009 to 2013, he was vp communications for News Corp. — 21st Century Fox's corporate predecessor — and he previously served as vp corporate communications for Fox Interactive Media, the parent company of News Corp.'s digital businesses. He also served stints at Yahoo, Edelman Worldwide and CGI Group.

"Dan is an accomplished communications executive who has spent the past 15 years working in every corner of the media business, which makes him the perfect fit for this important role," DreamWorks Animation CEO Jeffrey Katzenberg said.