Gaumont International Television has promoted Roman Viaris to CFO from his current position as Head of Finance, and upped Tim Farish to Head of Marketing and Publicity from his present role as Head of Marketing. In his new role as CFO, Viaris will be responsible for overseeing all financial matters for the company and its projects. Farish is now responsible for overseeing all aspects of consumer marketing, sales marketing, and publicity for GIT and all of its projects.
Since joining as head of marketing in 2012, Farish has played a key role in all of the marketing campaigns for GIT’s slate, including its first two global productions Hannibal and Hemlock Grove.
(Full Disclosure: Farish is the husband of Stacey Farish, Deadline’s SVP Entertainment and Publisher.)