MTV Networks Intl. has appointed Michael Connolly senior veep of consumer products. He joins the company from Disney Consumer Products, where he was VP of marketing and seasonal merchandise in North America.
Sandy Ashendorf has joined BBC Worldwide America as exec VP of distribution, overseeing affiliate sales and marketing initiatives in the U.S. Prior to joining BBC, Ashendorf was a senior exec with MTV.
CBS Domestic Television has upped Jonathan Bingaman to senior veep of domestic cable sales. Bingaman will relocate to Los Angeles from Chicago, where he headed the Eye’s Chicago sales office as senior veep-regional sales manager for the past two years.
Cablevision has named Valerie Green senior veep of marketing for the company’s Local Media group. Green previously served as veep of Cablevision-owned cabler Fuse.
Sandra Schron has been upped to veep of production for USA Network, Sleuth and Universal HD. She had served as director of production of on-air for USA’s marketing division since 2006.
NBC Universal’s iVillage has promoted John Curbishley to senior VP of business development. Curbishley had been VP of strategy and business development. He joined iVillage in 2007.