Years in Cable: 12
Education: Reading University
Best Advice: There’s always time for wine!

Howe has a knack for engaging viewers across platforms—an increasingly useful skill. Syfy’s original drama “Defiance” turned TV into a transmedia experience where fans actively immersed themselves in the show’s futuristic world through a live gaming experience which, in turn, impacted on-screen action. And let’s not forget “Sharknado,” which became an instant pop-culture hit thanks to the Twitter-verse. At Chiller, Howe is ramping up original programming with executive producing partners including Drew Barrymore.

My favorite newfound hobby: Drinking wine

One thing I would do all the time if I could: Drink more wine

Favorite restaurant: City Winery

Favorite vacation spot: Wine country

Justin Bieber or Miley? Neither, they both whine

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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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