Exec to oversee program distrib rights
Tribune Entertainment has upped Steve Mulderrig to exec VP of domestic and cable sales.
In addition to overseeing program sales for Tribune, Mulderrig will manage program distribution rights acquired from Hearst Entertainment last year, production on several weekly series and the Chicago production office.
Based in Gotham, Mulderrig will continue to report to prexy-CEO Dick Askin.
He previously served as senior VP of domestic cable and sales for Tribune, in charge of development and execution of sales strategy.
In that post, Mulderrig most recently helped negotiate the sale of the cable network rights for Tribune’s syndicated action series “Gene Roddenberry’s Andromeda” to the Sci Fi Channel.