Exec now senior VP of original programming, development

Sarah Weidman has been promoted to the newly created position of senior VP of original programming and development at Style.

Exec, who has been at the cabler since 2006, will expand with her current duties to include managing all original programming and overseeing development.

She has helped launch “Tia & Tamera” and “Big Rich Texas” and is preparing for the debuts of “Chicagolicious” and “Empire Girls: Julissa & Adrienne.”

“Her keen insights into our viewers’ passions and her relationships with key talent in the community have made her an invaluable asset to our team,” said Style president Salaam Coleman Smith.

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