FCC commish Kathleen Abernathy’s media adviser Stacy Fuller is joining DirecTV as vp, regulatory aff, Mar 7. NAB lobbyist Andrew Reinsdorf is coming aboard as Direct’s vp, gov aff. — Telefutura named Bert Medina svp, operating manager. — ABC Family elevated Brooke Bowman to vp, programming, dev. — WealthTV added John Wheeler as evp, affil sales. Also new: Nico Fasano, vp, natl accounts (west coast), John Ghiorzi, vp, natl accounts (Midwest) and Sherrice Smith, vp, natl accounts (east coast). – Andrew Snyder was named vp, iMedia ad sales, Discovery Nets. — Sweet Lou Borrelli joined production company NEP Supershooters as CEO. — Premium gay/lesbian net here! expanded its NYC office to house new affiliate sales, affiliate marketing and brand strategy hires. MTVN vet Maria Caulfield-Dwyer comes aboard as vp of affiliate marketing; longtime brand builder Bob Dillon steps up as vp of brand marketing and ex-HBO exec Carol Hinnant takes on vp, affiliate sales. — Best wishes to The Golf Channel vp aff sales & mktg, long-time cable guy "on both sides of the aisle" (programmer and operator) and Red Sox fanatic Bill O’Donnell as he leaves Mar 4.

The Daily

Subscribe

SVOD Doings

SVOD True Royalty TV is now available on Amazon Prime Video Channels . New customers can sign up for a seven-day free trial

Read the Full Issue
The Skinny is delivered on Tuesday and focuses on the cable profession. You'll stay in the know on the headlines, topics and special issues you value most. Sign Up

Calendar

Jun 10
The FAXIES Awards – Virtual CelebrationSave the Date! - June 10, 2021
Jul 16
Diversity List – 2021 Nominations Due: July 16, 2021
Sep 10
Most Powerful Women – 2021 Nominations Due: Sept 10, 2021
Dec 7
Most Powerful Women CelebrationSave the Date!
Full Calendar

Jobs

Seeking an INDUSTRY JOB?
VIEW JOBS

Hiring? In conjunction with our sister brand, Cynopsis, we are offering hiring managers a deep pool of media-savvy, skilled candidates at a range of experience levels and sectors, The result will be an even more robust industry job board, to help both employers and job seekers.

Contact John@cynopsis.com for more information.