EVP Communications Johanna Fuentes made the announcement that the FX veteran will join the team based in Los Angeles. He will report to Fuentes and oversee the Showtime entertainment public relations teams on the East and West coasts, including the consumer PR team and entertainment operations staff. He also will be responsible for the development and execution of all PR campaigns, as well as generating media plans for the network’s original series, limited series, documentaries, comedy specials and unscripted programming.
“Dominic is one of the most astute and accomplished entertainment publicity executives working in our industry, and also one of the most well-liked by press and peers everywhere,” said Fuentes. “His creative and strategic voice will play an important role in promoting our expanding original programming slate and the overall excellence of the Showtime brand. I couldn’t be happier to have Dominic on board.”
Prior to joining the Showtime team, Pagone spent 18 years at FX. While there, he became SVP Communications in 2015, overseeing trade communications, talent relations, public affairs and photo publicity for FX, FXX, FXM and FXP. Before that, he served as VP Media Relations. During his time at FX, he worked on some of its most acclaimed titles including Sons of Anarchy, Justified, The League and The Strain.