LOS ANGELES: Universal Pictures has hired a new SVP of media relations in charge of corporate communications. Paul Pflug, most recently with Miramax, will help the studio with corporate communications and positioning including media relations for business, production and marketing practices. He will be working to place trend pieces, industry stories, and box office results.
Miramax has not yet named a replacement.
Pflug will work closely with the existing executive team at Universal.