Kramer takes care of biz for Weinsteins


Andrew Kramer has been promoted to president of business and legal affairs for the Weinstein Co. and Dimension Films.

Kramer, who had been Dimension's executive vp business and legal affairs, will remain headquartered in Los Angeles and report to company co-chairmen Bob and Harvey Weinstein and Weinstein Co. COO Lee Solomon.

Kramer's responsibilities will expand to include overseeing all of the Weinstein Co. and Dimension's business and legal affairs. He will continue to work with Weinstein Co. general counsel Peter Hurwitz.

Before joining Dimension in 2006, Kramer served as executive vp business affairs and operations at Warner Independent Pictures. (partialdiff)