HOLLYWOOD — Buena Vista Intl. Television (BVITV) has appointed Philippe Maigret to the new post of VP, portfolio development. He will report to Tom Toumazis, senior VP and managing director of BVITV and be based in London.
The post shows the increasing importance of coordinating businesses in which the major Hollywood congloms are involved.
Maigret, a French citizen, will optimize the programming portfolio through closer liaison with all internal and third party producer groups including Walt Disney Studios, Miramax, Touchstone TV and ABC Cable Network Groups.
He will also implement an acquisition and co-production strategy.