Company Town : 3 at Samuel Goldwyn Get New Positions


Samuel Goldwyn Co. continued to revamp its production area, promoting Julie Glucksman, Patrick Lynn and Sam Dickerman to new jobs at the independent film company.

Glucksman was named director of development, Lynn will be manager of production and acquisitions and Dickerman will be story editor.

The moves come since the recent hiring of former Twentieth Century Fox executive Steven Rabiner as vice president of production.


* Tony Baril has been named to director of financial audit at MCA/Universal.

* Julie Nathanson was named vice president, entertainment, at the Rogers & Cowan publicity firm.

* MTV: Music Television announced the promotion of John Shea to senior vice president of marketing.

* Reid Cline has been named vice president of operations for Walt Disney Studios. In a separate announcement, Kenneth E. Newman was named vice president and eastern regional counsel for Walt Disney Co.

* Beth Bornhurst was appointed vice president-market development for MGM/UA Home Entertainment.

* Disney Publishing Group announced the promotions of Jake Winebaum to president of Disney’s Magazine Publishing Group and Kim MacLeod to group publisher, overseeing Family Fun and Disney Adventures magazines.

* Jennifer Gwartz is the new vice president of development at Woods Entertainment.

* Recording Industry Assn. of America has promoted John H. Ganoe to vice president of member services.


* Nelvana Communications, the Los Angeles programming and licensing operations of Toronto-based Nelvana Limited, has named Kathy Hornbuckle manager of development.

* Julie Resh has joined Four Point Entertainment as vice president of television production and development.