Byron Allen’s Entertainment Studios has promoted Eric Peterkofsky to Executive Vice President of Talent & Public Relations, effective immediately.

Joining Entertainment Studios in 2007, Peterkofsky has served as a Talent Executive and a Public Relations Coordinator and in his new position will continue to oversee talent relations for all the company’s comedy programming for broadcast television syndication, and for the ES 24/7 HD cable television network, COMEDY.TV.

In addition, Peterkofsky will also continue managing public relations and corporate communications for all Entertainment Studios divisions. These divisions include broadcast television syndication, all seven ES HD cable television networks, and feature film distribution company Freestyle Releasing, recently acquired by the company.

Prior to Entertainment Studios, Peterkofsky was a television writer, getting his star on Murphy Brown, and later produced game shows including Greed on Fox and Weakest Link on NBC.

Entertainment Studios also recently named James Gronfein as SVP Ad Sales for Global Syndication, and Mark Eisner as VP, Content Distribution.