Theano Apostolou Tapped as SVP of Publicity at Starz

She replaces Tom Southwick, who retired from the post last year.

Starz has named Theano Apostolou to senior vp corporate communications and programming publicity.

Apostolou will be based in Los Angeles and will lead the network's communication strategies, programming publicity and external affairs. She will report to Bill Myers, president and COO of Starz Entertainment.

Apostolou replaces Tom Southwick, who retired last year. She served as senior vp publicity talent relations and promotional events for AMC.