Three upped at Searchlight

Hooper, Allen, DeLoach become exec vps

Fox Searchlight is promoting three marketing and distribution executives and renewed their contracts as well.

Michelle Hooper and Stephanie Allen have been promoted to executive vps marketing, and Sheilah DeLoach has been promoted to executive vp distribution.

The three will report to Searchlight presidents Stephen Gilula and Nancy Utley.

Before joining Searchlight in 2000, Allen worked at Seiniger Advertising, Orion Pictures and TriStar. DeLoach, who joined Searchlight in 1997, had stints at Columbia, Fox and Orion. Hooper, who became part of the Searchlight team in 2006, worked at CBS and Fox Broadcasting.