Movers: Appointment at National Geographic Ventures

National Geographic Ventures has promoted William Weil to executive vice-president, strategy, marketing and entertainment, and Patricia Najda to vice-president, domestic home entertainment.

Weil will take on new duties to support the growth of National Geographic's entertainment businesses.

He will also continue to oversee North American home entertainment and sponsorship as well as the marketing for National Geographic television and film. Najda, previously the director of marketing, will now head sales, product development, marketing and operations for the North American home-entertainment business. She will continue to report to Weil.