Tommy Gargotta promoted at Sony

Will guide the creative marketing team

Tommy Gargotta has been promoted to president of worldwide creative advertising at Sony Pictures, it was announced Thursday by Valerie Van Galder and Marc Weinstock, co-presidents of worldwide theatrical marketing.

Gargotta, who joined Columbia in 2001 and had been serving as senior vp of creative advertising, will guide the creative marketing team in launching all motion pictures released by Columbia and Sony Pictures Animation.