Bob and Harvey Weinstein have hired Liza Burnett from Klores and Associates to head their film PR operations at The Weinstein Company. Burnett, who will join the company as Executive Vice President of Publicity on September 12th, will lead the domestic publicity department, overseeing the entire PR staff for TWC and its Dimension Films label.
Longtime Miramax PR exec Dani Weinstein has been named SVP of Publicity, supervising the TWC slate, with the company expected to announce an exec to supervise Dimension slate soon. Other staffing appointments in the department are still come.
“Liza is everything we are looking for in a leader. Her energy and experience make her the ideal person to lead our PR team,” said the Weinsteins in a statement. “We are thrilled to have her onboard.”