Twentieth Century Fox Television Distribution has promoted Cristina Mancini to the newly created position of exec director, marketing, promotion and publicity, responsible for the publicity group within the marketing department reporting to Michael Bessolo, svp of marketing, promotion and publicity.
She will oversee and manage the team that implements all international publicity and promotion activities for the division's television shows, working closely with the companys global client base, productions and talent. Mancini will also manage the marketing department's publicity and promotion support for Twentieth Century Fox Television Distribution's PayTelevision group, as well as liaising with Fox Television Studios, International Theatrical and Home Entertainment divisions.
"Over the past two years, Cristina has proven herself to be an outstanding member of our team, commented Bessolo. We look forward to Cristina bringing her marketing and publicity skills, her keen sense of organization and project management, and her boundless creativity to this leadership role within our marketing group."
Mancini was director, marketing, publicity and promotion. Prior to joining the company in 2001, she was manager of publicity for Universal Studios Home Video. She also held management positions at New Line Home Video and Warner Home Video.