Isaac Palmer has beenpromoted to senior vice president, corporate development, at ViacomEntertainment Group from vice president, corporate development. Palmer is a keyfigure at Viacom-owned Paramount Pictures in finding financing partners onmovies, and structuring, negotiating and administering the transactions.

He also serves on the boardof director of international theatrical exhibitor UCI, Canadian exhibitorFamous Players, and WF Cinema Holdings which operates the Mann Theatres chain.

Palmer joinedViacom in 1999 and was previously head of business affairs at OgdenEntertainment in New York.