Eric Carr has been promoted from Focus Features' director ofexhibitor marketing to the unit's vice president.

Effective immediately, Carr will oversee planning and deployingin-theatre marketing materials for Focus and Rogue Pictures releases.

He will remain in the company's West Coast offices and continuesto report to Focus Features executive vice president of theatrical distributionand sales Linda Ditrinco.

Carr's credits include Brokeback Mountain and last year's marketing partnershipwith Loews Cineplex, which combined a sweepstakes promotion, trailers, andmaterials for four pictures.

He arrived at Focus in December 2003 and previously served at NewLine Cinema, working on the Lord Of The Rings trilogy, Dancer In The Dark and State And Main, among others.