Close-Up: Paul Hewitt

Nov 10, 2003  •  Post A Comment

Paul Hewitt has been named VP, communications, for UPN. His responsibilities include handling UPN’s corporate media relations and communications as well as executive speechwriting for CBS and UPN. Mr. Hewitt joined UPN in May 2001 as director, UPN corporate communications. Before joining UPN, he spent a year working in corporate media relations for an international public relations firm and at a start-up Internet company. From 1998 to 2000 Mr. Hewitt served as manager, corporate communications, at Fox Broadcasting Co., where he also handled the network’s corporate media relations. Mr. Hewitt joined Fox Broadcasting’s research and marketing department in 1995 as a research analyst, supplying ratings information and analysis for several network divisions, including publicity, entertainment, sales and affiliate relations. Mr. Hewitt holds a bachelor of science degree in psychology from Indiana University in Bloomington, Ind.