Hulu has named Gaude Paez as VP and Head of Corporate Communications. Paez comes from Fox Broadcast Co., whose parent 21st Century Fox co-owns Hulu. There she most recently served as SVP Corporate Communications and Digital Publicity. Paez begins her new job today, based at Hulu’s headquarters in Santa Monica and reporting to Hulu CEO Mike Hopkins.
Barrie Gruner will continue to oversee PR for Hulu’s original series and acquisitions, along with Talent Relations and Events, reporting to Chief Marketing Officer Jenny Wall.
Paez spent the last seven years at Fox. She joined the network in March 2009 as VP Corporate Communications. Prior to her stint at Fox, Paez served in senior communications roles at Yahoo!, television startup Veoh Networks, and global public relations agency Burson-Marsteller. She began her career at New York-based Bozell Sawyer Miller Group (now Weber Shandwick), where she provided corporate communications and investor relations services to Fortune 500 clients.