E. McRae “Mac” Budill has been named prexy of TV networks distribution for NBCUniversal Content Distribution. He joins the Peacock from Cablevision, where he was exec veep of cable and communications. Juliette Morris has joined the NBCU division as exec veep of partner marketing and communications. She was most recently senior veep of partner marketing, creative services and special events at Viacom.
CBS Interactive Games has appointed David Rice senior VP and g.m. Rice comes to the Eye from Yahoo, where he was veep of global media properties and platforms, including news, sports, TV and games.
Comedy Central has promoted Megan Ring to senior VP of production. She had been veep overseeing the cabler’s East and West coast production teams.
James Porter has been upped to senior veep of media system and IT development at Starz Entertainment. Jodi Robinson has advanced to VP of Internet and interactive technology. Porter has been with Starz since 1994. Robinson joined the pay cabler in 2006.