CMT has appointed Jordan Harman as veep of development. Harman joins the Viacom cabler from Scripps Networks, where he oversaw production for Food Network and Cooking Channel. Discovery…
-Viacom has upped Jeannie Scalzo to senior veep of music sales and Ellen Dominus to senior veep of entertainment sales. Scalzo oversees sales for MTV, MTV2, mtvU, VH1, VH1 Classic and Palladia…
Veteran business journalist Brian Steinberg has joined Variety as senior TV editor.
Jay Penske, chairman and CEO of Penske Media Corporation, and Michelle Sobrino, newly installed publisher of Variety, today named Claudia Eller, Cynthia Littleton and Andrew Wallenstein as the new…
Ron Hayes has been upped to exec veep of on-air marketing and video creative for NBC Entertainment. Hayes has been with the Peacock since 1990.
Katie Buchanan has joined CMT as senior veep of program planning and scheduling. She was previously with Style Network.
Kinetic Content has named Peter Wasek as senior veep of finance and Melissa Weaver as senior veep of business and legal affairs. Wasek was previously with Walden Media. Weaver served as counsel for…
Amy Carney has been promoted to prexy of advertiser sales, strategy and research for Sony Pictures TV, reporting to Sony TV topper Steve Mosko. Carney joined Sony in 2003 from Univision Online.
David Clark has been named prexy of the Weather Channel. He ov ersees programming, strategy and operations for the Atlanta-based company. Clark comes to the cabler from Madison Square Garden, where…
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.
Matthew Hutchison has joined CBS Interactive as veep of corporate communications. He had been with Dell and before that worked in PR for MTV Networks' Music Group.
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