Stacy Lifton has been upped to senior veep of business and legal affairs at Fox Family Worldwide.
In her new post, Lifton will oversee the daily business and legal operations for the company’s cluster of webs: Fox Kids Network, Fox Family Channel, boyzChannel and girlzChannel. She will also supervise similar activities for the company’s inhouse animation division and will negotiate all international co-production and financing pacts.
“Stacy’s skills, knowledge and expertise have and will remain an asset in the further development and expansion of the company as we establish four distinct channels for family entertainment,” said Fox Family exec VP of business and legal affairs Donna Cunningham.
Most recently, Lifton served as veep of the business and legal division at Fox Family. Since first joining the company in 1997, Lifton has helped steer the content acquisition, development and production agreements for all of Fox’s kiddie programming.
Previously, Lifton worked as legal counsel at Fox Inc., implementing trademark registration for all Fox subsidiaries. She was also an associate at Los Angeles-based law firm Roth & Goldman.