Sheri Singer has joined Lifetime cable network as VP, longform programming. Lifetime has been seeking to expand its original programming slate with more dramatic and news/talk programing.
Singer, who won two Emmy Awards as producer for “Donahue,” will be based in Los Angeles.
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Richard Licata, HBO VP of media relations, West Coast, is exiting the pay-cabler after 13 1/2 years. His plans are not known.
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Cathryn Green was upped to VP, international business development, Showtime Networks Inc. She will evaluate new business and seek international alliances in TV.
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Former Lorimar exec Marcia Zwilling has joined Mediamark — a multimedia advertising, marketing and production company — as VP of development. Zwilling held a similar post at the Arthur Co. preceded by a stint as VP of current programming at Lorimar. Lake Arrowhead-based Mediamark recently contracted with the Federal Emergency Management Agency to handle satellite broadcasts after the Northridge earthquake and will also cover portions of soccer’s World Cup this summer.