Phillips oversees the ESPN3 network, as well as product development for WatchESPN. With Phillips at the helm, WatchESPN now appears in 40 million households nationwide. The WatchESPN app has garnered a staggering 8.9 million downloads. Phillips sees much value in internships. “This will expose you to different career paths in the cable industry,” he says. “More importantly, it will help you build your career network.”

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Giana De Laurentiis signed a new exclusive deal with Food Network. She’ll continue to produce and host content for both the network and discovery+. Her latest endeavor, “Simply Giada,” premieres Jan. 9

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