Film News Briefs looks at the raft of new senior execs at The Weinstein Co.:
The Weinstein Company announced that Erik Lomis has joined the company as president of theatrical distribution and home entertainment. In his new position, Lomis will oversee the theatrical distribution slate for TWC and Dimension Films. Lomis joins other execs brought in by Co-Chairmen Harvey and Bob Weinstein and their COO David Glasser. The new executive team includes Academy Award-winning producer Donna Gigliotti as president of production; Miramax production veteran Meryl Poster as president of television; Sarah Greenberg Roberts as president of publicity; and Peter Lawson, who re-upped as executive vice president, acquisitions & co-productions.