Shed Media has upped Ted Smith, former exec producer at Mark Burnett Productions, to v.p. of development, along with four other promotions at the “Real Housewives of New York City” shingle.
Jessica Surovell, who has been at the company since 2008, is now director of development, up from manager; Matt Shanfield, also a Mark Burnett alum, has been promoted to director of development as well.
Ariel Brozell and Emily Moffet are moving up the ladder to manager of development and associate producer, respectively. The pair have been with Shed since 2009 as development assistants. Smith has been at the company since 2010.
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