NBC Universal hires Johnston

Exec joins Global Networks Asia

LONDON — NBC Universal has appointed Karen Johnston as programming director, Global Networks Asia.

Based in Singapore, she will play a key role in the launch of new channels across Asia in the next six months. She reports to NBC U Global Networks Asia managing director Raymund Miranda.

She was previously VP, programming at Star World, based in Hong Kong.

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