Sony Pictures Makes Two Promotions, One Hire28 Sep, 2007 By: Billy Gil
Sony Pictures Home Entertainment (SPHE) has promoted Claire Mullaly to executive director of worldwide publicity and Staci Griesbach to director of worldwide publicity.
Mullaly will manage worldwide strategy for home video, with a strong focus on Blu-ray Disc initiatives and corporate communications. Prior to joining SPHE, Mullaly served at the digital entertainment, rights and technology group at Edelman and MySpace.com.
Griesbach will manage public relations strategy for new home video releases in the United States and Canada, with an emphasis on family, faith-based and acquisition product. She previously was manager of worldwide publicity for SPHE, working on such DVD campaigns as Casino Royale and The Da Vinci Code.
Additionally, SPHE has added Jason Allen as manager of worldwide publicity, reporting to Mullaly. He'll create publicity campaigns for catalog DVD releases, as well as work on new release, catalog and Blu-ray campaigns. Allen previously worked at Shout! Factory and Bender Helper Impact.