Insiders: Exec shuffles
James Lichtman has been upped to exec veep and general counsel for NBCUniversal Television Entertainment, overseeing the Peacock’s broadcast and cable networks as well as digital operations. He had been senior veep and deputy general counsel.
Ivan Heredia has been named veepee of marketing for Radio Disney. He was previously director of music and talent for Nickelodeon/Viacom Media Networks’ Kids and Family Group.
Edward H. Shapiro has been named a new partner at Reed Smith LLP’s music industry practice, based in Gotham. He was formerly with Grubman Indursky Shire & Meiselas.
Roxanne Motamedi will add oversight of global operations to her duties as veep of entertainment for Getty Images. She’s been with the photo agency for the past 12 years.
Emily Yeomans has joined Oxygen Media as senior director of communications. She was previously director of communications at the cabler’s sibling Bravo Media.
Chris Scarlata has been promoted to design veep of Comedy Central. He joined the cabler in 1998 and was most recently design director for on-air promotions.
Ovation has named Erica Martinez as art director. She comes to the cabler from MGM Studios, where she spent five years as manager of creative for the Lion’s worldwide TV marketing division.