Co-chairman recognized for contributions to TV

Ben Silverman, co-chairman of NBC Universal and Universal Media Studios, will receive an honorary award at the 48th Rose d’Or Festival.

He will be honored for his contributions to the television industry, including his role as an exec producer of “The Office,” “Ugly Betty” and “The Biggest Loser.”

The Rose d’Or Festival will take place May 2-6 in Lake Lucerne, Switzerland.

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