CAC Names New Officers

Dave Kupiec, executive vp of sales and marketing for National CineMedia and former executive director of the Cinema Advertising Council was elected to head up the organization as president and chairman, CAC announced Tuesday (Dec. 9). He succeeds Stu Ballatt, senior vp of marketing and research for Screenvision, who will serve as executive director.

CAC officers remaining in their previous roles are: Bob Brouillette, senior vp of business development for National CineMedia, as CAC treasurer; Laura Adler, president of A & G Marketing Group, as secretary.

The CAC also selected new committee chairs. Andrea Gingold, vp of marketing for Screenvision, will serve as chair of the public relations committee. Michael Sakin, senior vp of sales for Landmark Theatres, will chair the marketing committee. John Price, director of operations for Cinema Concepts, will chair the technical committee. The research committee will be headed by Doug Pulick, senior vp of research and analysis for National CineMedia.