Execs to shepherd production and development out of L.A., Maryland
TLC has named a VP for each coast: The net has upped Alon Ornstein to VP of production and development for the East Coast, based at parent company Discovery Communications’ Silver Spring, Md., HQ.Simultaneously, former OWN exec Timothy Kuryak has been named VP of production and development for the West Coast, based in L.A. Both will report to Howard Lee. Ornstein has worked on shows at TLC including “19 Kids and Counting,” “Dr. G.: Medical Examiner” and “Hoarding: Buried Alive.” At OWN, Kuryak oversaw shows including “Searching For…” and “Enough Already! With Peter Walsh” and served as head of West Coast production and development during the launch of Planet Green.