Russell Kelban joins Paramount

Named senior vp brand marketing for home entertainment

Russell Kelban has been appointed senior vp brand marketing for Paramount Home Entertainment.

He will report to Kelly Sooter, executive vp worldwide marketing, and be responsible for all planning, product development, creative and execution of marketing initiatives for DVD and Blu-ray Disc theatrical releases from Paramount, Paramount Vantage, DreamWorks and MTV. Kelban comes to Paramount from Universal Studios Home Entertainment.