Paula Askanas Promoted to EVP at Sony Pictures TV

Sony Pictures Television’s Paula Askanas has been promoted to executive vice president of communications.

Askanas, who was previously senior vice president of media relations, will oversee internal communications and business and trade press. Prior to arriving at Sony, Askanas worked for Arsenio Hall Communications, CBS and NBC News.

“Paula’s ability to understand both a variety of businesses, as well as the diverse needs of our global operations, has made her a tremendous asset to the company,” Sony Pictures TV president Steve Mosko said in a statement. “As SPT has grown and succeeded, so has she, and her relationships and our exceptional representation in the media are the proof.”