Random House Ups Theresa Zoro To Exec VP Marketing & Public Relations
Random House has upped Theresa Zoro to EVP Executive Creative Director, Marketing and Public Relations, effective immediately. Zoro previously was the publishing house’s EVP Director, Publicity and Communications.
In the newly created role, Zoro (above, left) will continue to report to Gina Centrello, Random House president and publisher. She’ll now oversee marketing and consumer insights, while continuing to lead publicity and communications, for the Random House… Read
Deadline Exposé Drives Sharp Uptick In Applications For Child Performer Services Permits
The state Labor Commissioner's office is reporting a sharp increase in the number of applications for Child Performer Services Permits since Deadline revealed that many of those who work with child actors have not obtained the permits, as is required by law.
In the first 10 days after Deadline’s story was published on April 30, the Labor Commissioner's office received 24 applications for the permits. By contrast, only five applications had been approved and processed in… Read
Chuck Panama Dies: Longtime Fox Publicist Who Worked With Liz Taylor & Henry Fonda Was 93
Chuck Panama, a journalist-turned-publicist who worked with the likes of Elizabeth Taylor and Henry Fonda, died Sunday at the Motion Picture and Television Fund home in Woodland Hills, CA. He was 93.
After serving in the Army Air Corps as a radio man on a B-24 bomber, Panama moved to Los Angeles to attend UCLA. He became sports editor of The Daily Bruin and would go on to work with the press on the school’s football and basketball programs for more than a half-century.