PR exec moves to Women and Lifestyle net
Hilary Smith has been promoted to senior VP of communications for NBC Universal’s Women and Lifestyle Entertainment Networks.
She moves over from the Peacock’s corporate side to handle PR for the division that includes iVillage, “Green Is Universal” and Women @NBCU — an initiative that targets the female demo — and a new corporate health initiative.
Announcement was made by topper Lauren Zalaznick, to whom Smith will report.
Smith will oversee corporate messaging and media outreach and also head up communications for the net’s new health imitative.