Insiders: Exec shuffles

BBC America tapped Nick Ascheim as senior vice president digital media to oversee the commercial growth of the North American edition of BBC.com. Ascheim comes to the cabler after serving in senior digital posts at the Associated Press and NYTimes.com.

The Independent Film and TV Alliance has named Jennifer Garnick veep of communications and upped Robin Burt to veep of marketing and membership. Garnick joins the trade org from Buzzmedia, where she was VP of talent and publicity. Burt, previously director of marketing, has been with IFTA since 2003.

Exclusive Media Group has hired Dan Stutz as executive VP of business and legal affairs. Stultz was previously exec veepee of business and legal affairs for the Film Department. Prior to the Film Department, Stutz was senior veep for Yari Film Group.

Robb Weller has joined Musl TV as exec vice president, programming and production. A former on-air host, Weller remains a partner in Weller/Grossman Prods. and has co-hosted HGTV’s coverage of the Rose Parade for 11 years.

NCircle Entertainment has named Lisa Arlen vice president of sales and marketing. Arlen has worked in sales, marketing and product development positions for such major kids’ brands as Barney, the Wiggles, Barbie and Hot Wheels. She was with HIT Entertainment for 14 years and before that with Mattel.

Want to read more articles like this one? SUBSCRIBE TO VARIETY TODAY.
Post A Comment 0

Leave a Reply

No Comments

Comments are moderated. They may be edited for clarity and reprinting in whole or in part in Variety publications.

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

More Scene News from Variety

Loading