Animation studio Wildbrain has named Lisa Rose director of public relations and marketing. Rose was a manager for Warner Bros. Television Publicity.
Elizabeth Healy has been appointed executive director of the New York chapter of the Recording Academy. Before her appointment, Healy owned her own company, Healy Entertainment Inc., which worked with Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts, Central Park SummerStage, Alvin Ailey Dance Theatre and other arts organizations in New York.
Testronic Laboratories Inc. has appointed Seth Hallen senior vp. He was vp North American operations at Lightworks, a developer and supplier of high-end editing solutions for film and television. … Writer-director and BET executive Reginald Hudlin has been named to the executive board of the UCLA School of Theater, Film and Television. Hudlin was named president of entertainment at BET in June 2005. … Goodman Media International has promoted four public relations assistant account executives to account executives, all based in New York. Meghan Clinton joined Goodman Media in 2005 and works with media, corporate and consumer clients. Maria Corredor joined the firm in March and has worked with television, arts, entertainment and corporate accounts and has a specialty in Hispanic market media. Amy Jaick has worked with several of Goodman Media's corporate, nonprofit and entertainment accounts since joining the company in May. Camille Wanliss works with nonprofit, consumer and entertainment accounts.
Dan Wright has been named vp operations, Eastern group, for the national division of Time Warner Cable. Wright has been part of the national division for the past six years as the general manager for the Cape Coral/Naples, Fla., area. … Bravo has promoted Francesca Sullivan to vp multiplatform program planning and Carolyn Hommel to director of program planning. Sullivan was upped from director of planning and scheduling services, and Hommel was manager of program planning. … Fox Sports International has promoted Edward Derse to vp interactive media. Derse was director of interactive media at Fox Sports International as well as director of emerging networks at Fox Sports Interactive Media. … A&E Television Networks has added four new executives in the company's digital media division. R. Lee Barstow was named senior director of digital media, marketing and business development, Lori Greene was named senior director of digital media at the History Channel and the Biography Channel, Marcia Zellers was named senior director of digital media at A&E and Crime & Investigation Network, and Beth Harrison was named director of advanced TV and emerging media. Barstow is a 12-year veteran of digital strategy, with experience ranging from interactive channel development and marketing for Novartis and Bayer Healthcare to development of digital strategy for the World Wrestling Federation. Greene was vp online development at Court TV. Zellers was director of the digital content lab at the American Film Institute and recently was named No. 3 on The Hollywood Reporter's 2006 Digital 50 list. Harrison has experience working on new technology initiatives and digital-media strategy for media companies including Time Warner's Mystro TV project, Oxygen's video-on-demand service and Court TV.