Co-founder and partner Gary Auerbach heading to Wilshire Studios to oversee development and production
Reality shingle Go Go Luckey has made key promotions within its senior management team to accommodate the departure of co-founder and partner Gary Auerbach to Wilshire Studios.
Go Go Luckey co-founder Julie Auerbach will now serve as chief content officer, and Henry Capanna — who was COO — has been upped to CEO. Tina Gazzerro Clapp, who oversaw production, has been tapped as prez of reality.
“Henry, Tina and I are like family, so it makes me incredibly happy to formalize our shared commitment to making great television as partners in the new Go Go Luckey,” said Julie Auerbach. “Gary’s next chapter is a wonderful opportunity for him, and it has invigorated us to take Go Go Luckey to the next level, including setting an aggressive course for expansion into scripted and other areas.”
Additionally, the shingle named David Franzke chief operating officer, and Richard P. Ryba chief financial officer.
Go Go Luckey is responsible for reality programs including “Laguna Beach,” “Ghost Lab,” “Decoded” and “Eden’s World.”