Dominic PagoneDominic Pagone

Showtime Networks has hired Dominic Pagone for the senior VP entertainment publicity post.

He’s an 18-year veteran of FX Networks, which is owned by 21st Century Fox.

Based in Los Angeles, Pagone is responsible for consumer PR and campaigns for Showtime’s original shows, documentaries, comedy specials and unscripted programming.

He will report to Johanna Fuentes, executive VP-communications.

At FX, Pagone was in charge of trade communications, talent relations and PA.

CBS Corp. owns Showtime. Walt Disney Co. has announced plans to acquire 21st Century Fox.