THR boosts international sales team


Tommaso Campione has joined The Hollywood Reporter as international executive director, and Alison Smith has been upped to international sales director.

Campione, who will be based in London, will help oversee the paper's international expansion and integration as well as the general management of The Reporter's London offices. He will report to vp/associate publisher Rose Einstein, who is based in Los Angeles.

Campione most recently was the international show director for Nielsen Business Media's film group, where he was responsible for international trade shows including CineAsia and Cinema Expo International. He also served as the international business executive at Variety and Button Communications Group, a privately owned design, exhibition, publishing and sales company.

Smith, who has been with The Reporter for 12 years, will manage the international sales team and report to Campione along with international business development director Luca Vasile and international marketing manager Nina Arul-Pragasam.