Elizabeth Kaltman promoted at MPAA

Publicist upped to vp corporate communications

Elizabeth Kaltman has been upped to vp corporate communications at the MPAA.

Kaltman, who had been director of corporate communications for more than two years, will continue to be based in the MPAA's Los Angeles office and report to Seth Oster, executive vp and chief communications officer.

In her new role, Kaltman will take on more responsibilities related to the MPAA's international work and its education and copyright awareness and protection efforts. She is moving into the position held by Kori Bernards, who is leaving the MPAA to become senior vp media relations at Universal Studios.

Before joining the MPAA, Kaltman held several posts in Los Angeles city government, most recently as communications director for City Councilwoman Wendy Greuel and, before that, as a press aide to then-Mayor James Hahn.