A+E Networks tapped Nylon CEO Paul Greenberg as EVP, general manager of FYI, effective January 19. He replaces Jana Bennett, who was promoted to President, GM of History in September. At Nylon, he was responsible for leading the international provider of fashion, music and pop culture content for millennial females. Nylon has digital, e-commerce, influencer, event and print assets.
Before Nylon, he was President of global dance music company SFX. He also served as CEO of IAC’s CollegeHumor, where he was responsible for running three websites, as well as the company’s long-form TV development and film production divisions. His career has also included stints at Time, MTV and TV Guide Digital.
“Paul has his finger on the pulse of the dynamic lifestyle world,” A+E Nets President/CEO Nancy Dubuc said in a statement. “Coupled with his rich background in media and technology, I know he will lead the team to take FYI to the next level in both the linear and digital realms.”