Fox Family Channel has added stripes to a number of its planning and scheduling execs.
Tom Cosgrove has been named senior vice president of planning, scheduling and program operations at Fox Family Channels and Fox Kids Network. He’ll report to Rich Cronin, president and CEO of Fox Family Channels and Fox Kids Network, and Maureen Smith, general manager at Fox Kids.
Cosgrove will oversee the scheduling of both programming and on-air promotion at Fox Family, Fox Kids and digital spinoffs boyzChannel and girlzChannel.
The exec was previously VP of planning, scheduling and station relations at Fox Family and Fox Kids. He joined Fox Kids in May 1997. Prior to that, Cosgrove spent four years at Fox Broadcasting.
Meanwhile, Thomas Halleen has been upped to VP, primetime acquisitions and scheduling, and Jill Goldfarb has been named veep, planning and scheduling, Fox Family Channels.
Halleen and Goldfarb will report to Cosgrove. Halleen joined Fox Family Channel in 1990 and most recently served as director of programming. Goldfarb joined Fox Family Channel in 1997. Previously she was manager, primetime planning and scheduling, at Fox.