Network promotes programming exec
CBS has upped Noriko Gee to director of program planning and scheduling.Gee is part of the Eye team responsible for scheduling primetime skeins and specials, as well as the occasional telepic or feature film. She’ll also have a hand in planning the sked for sister net the CW. She reports to CBS programming operations senior exec VP Kelly Kahl. Gee had been manager of program planning and scheduling since February 2006, contributing to the Eye’s decision to move “The Amazing Race” and “Without a Trace” to Sunday night. Exec began her career in 2001, serving as an intern in the Eye’s research department. She shifted to scheduling in 2003, joining the department as a coordinator.