DreamWorks Animation head of PR Allison Rawlings has joined NBC Entertainment as SVP, Corporate Communications. Rawlings, who will begin effective immediately, fills the void left by the recent departure of NBC veteran, SVP Corporate PR Nate Kirtman.

NBC logo 2016Rawlings was recruited by Chip Sullivan, EVP, Communications, NBC Entertainment, to whom she will report. Sullivan was with DreamWorks for two decades until he left last spring for NBC. While at DreamWorks, he worked with Rawlings who headed PR for DreamWorks Animation for the past two years.

“Allison is a top-notch communications strategist. She’s extremely intelligent, is quick on her feet and is an exceptional team player,” Sullivan said.

Prior to joining DWA, Rawlings served as the director of communications at the Geffen Playhouse. Before that, she worked at the international public relations agency Cohn & Wolfe and did PR for the L.A. Philharmonic.