Snegaroff up to E! originals VP

Exec to o'see broad slate of series

As the cabler look to expand its original programming slate, E! Networks has upped Gary Snegaroff to VP of original programming for the company where he will oversee a broad slate of original series including “Talk Soup,” and “Howard Stern” as well as coverage of industry events such as award shows.

“Gary brings a decade of E! experience to his new role that makes him a vary valuable asset to E!,” said John Rieber, E!’s sr. veep of original programming. “As we continue to implement new programming strategies, Gary will lead our production teams in the direction of increased ratings success and growth of the program franchises.”

Snegaroff joined the company in 1990 and most recently served as the company’s director of special projects. There, he was responsible for the creation and launch of E! series such as “Celebrity Profile.” He also took the reigns as exec producer of “The E! True Hollywood Story.”