Bravo taps prod’n, programming exex

Levine, Psaltos, Barcellos take new posts

NEW YORK — Bravo Networks has appointed three new execs to help expand its programming and production departments.

Shari Levine, a former associate producer of ABC News’ “20/20,” has been named to the new position of exec producer of “Bravo Profiles,” the cabler’s original bio series. Her previous credits include stints as segment producer for CBS News’ “Public Eye With Bryant Gumbel” and “Eye to Eye With Connie Chung,” and as senior producer of NBC News’ “In Profile.”

Nicholas Psaltos, who was most recently manager of financial planning at A&E Television Networks, has been named to the new position of director of acquisitions and program administration. Psaltos will be responsible for acquiring nonfilm properties and managing program finance. Previously, Psaltos was business development manager at Discovery Channel.

Christian Barcellos, formerly with Rainbow Media’s on-air and video promotions department, has been named director of packaging and production. In his new position, he will produce Bravo’s “Inside the Actors Studio” series and will oversee the packaging for Bravo and the Independent Film Channel.

Bravo also announced that Debbie DeMontreux has been upped to director of development and production and that Christine Lubrano has been promoted to manager of packaging and production.

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