Jake Jacobson has been upped to executive vice president of business affairs at Paramount Network TV. He was previously senior VP.
He reports to Garry Hart, president of the division, and he’ll continue to oversee business affairs, legal affairs and contract administration on all TV series, longform productions, specials and pilots.
Jacobson currently oversees business for “Frasier,” “Jag,” “Sister, Sister,” “Viper,” “Star Trek: Deep Space Nine,” “Star Trek: Voyager,” “Jenny” and “The Sentinel.”
Jacobson has been with Par’s network TV division since 1986, and senior VP since 1994. Prior to that, he was in various counsel positions at law firms such as Katsky, Ker & Hunt.