Paramount Pictures is to hire a new general manager to head its operations in the booming Chinese market.
NBCUniversal has tapped Ben McLean, formerly with Xbox Entertainment Studios and Pivot TV, as senior VP in the Peacock’s recently formed Digital Enterprises group. McLean, based in L.A., will lead…
Fox Broadcasting has recruited Ariff Sidi as senior VP of digital products and platforms. Sidi reports to David Wertheimer, Fox’s president of digital, and is responsible for developing programs and…
Susan Kesser has joined the FX publicity team as VP of media relations for FX Networks, leaving her longtime perch at Warner Bros TV publicity, where she’s worked since 2002. "Susan Kesser is one of…
Veteran producer Shan Dongbing has been hired as head of Fosun Pictures. The film and TV production company is a newly hatched unit within Chinese investment conglomerate Fosun International.
Univision Communications has hired Mark Lopez, formerly Google’s head of U.S. Hispanic audience sales, as executive VP and general manager of Univision Digital. Lopez, who officially starts May 1…
DigiTour Media, which stages live events featuring stars from YouTube and other digital services, hired former Fullscreen sales boss Jonah Minton as chief revenue officer. Minton will oversee the…
Albert Cheng is stepping down from his post as Disney/ABC Television Group’s top digital exec. Cheng, exec VP and chief product officer of digital media for Disney/ABC TV Group, has been the…
China Central Television (CCTV), the state-run broadcasting giant, has appointed a computer technician as its new president.
Collective Digital Studio (CDS), a multiplatform digital-entertainment company, has announced the appointment of Phil Ranta — previously with YouTube multichannel network Fullscreen — as chief…