DreamWorks has hired Jasmine Madatian as EVP Communications. The appointment was made by president/COO Jeff Small and production president Holly Bario, to whom she will report. Madatian, In her new role, Madatian will be responsible for all communications and media. She replaces in that role ex-publicity head Chip Sullivan, who became head of global brand integration at DreamWorks Animation in September.

Madatian previously held PR posts at Disney, Paramount, Fox and most recently did corporate communications for the Oscars. She will work alongside Marvin Levy, longtime EVP Marketing. Publicity VP Kristin Stark continues on in her role, and reports to Madatian and Levy.

“Jasmine Madatian is a highly skilled communications professional with an impressive track record. Her excellent relationships with media and members of the creative community make her the natural choice to guide our company’s communications efforts as we look towards the future,” Small said.