Liza Burnett (pictured) hasjoined The Weinstein Company as head of the domestic publicity department.
Burnett arrives from asix-year stint at New York-based PR outfit Dan Klores Communications where shemost recently served as senior vice president.
Reporting to Harvey and BobWeinstein, she begins work on Sept 12 and assumes oversight of all PR staff andthe company's slate for The Weinstein Company and Dimension Films.
Veteran Miramax publicityexecutive Dani Weinstein has been named senior vice president of publicity andwill continue to supervise The Weinstein Company's slate. The rest of thepublicity team will be announced shortly.
"Liza is everything we arelooking for in a leader," Bob and Harvey Weinstein said. "Her energy andexperience make her the ideal person to lead our PR team. We are thrilledto have her on board."
"I am incredibly lucky tohave spent six years with Dan
"Working for Harvey and Bobis an exciting opportunity and I very much look forward to this next step."
Dani Weinstein joinedMiramax in 1999 and has worked on the publicity campaigns and Academy Awardcampaigns on numerous pictures.
The Weinsteins' slateincludes Decameron, Young Hannibal, Transamerica, Tom Yum Goong, ThePromise, Derailed, Wolf Creek, Scary Movie 4, and The Matador.