Entertainment, docu exex upped at HBO

Martin, Denise
February 2004
Daily Variety;2/6/2004, Vol. 282 Issue 29, p40
Trade Publication
Reports on the promotions of executive vice presidents at Home Box Office (HBO) Inc. Promotion of Carolyn Strauss to entertainment president; Promotion of Sheila Nevins to HBO documentary and family president.


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