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Shine America Promotes Adam Neal in Unscripted Development

Neal formerly served as exec director within the department

Adam Neal has been upped by Shine America to vice prez of unscripted development, it was announced today.

Neal, who recently served as exec director of unscripted development at the studio, oversees projects including Spike TV’s “Covert Kitchens” and Nat Geo Wild’s “Going Wild.” He has been with Shine America since last year.

“Adam is a truly talented development executive with a great deal of experience and a strong ability to develop fresh and innovative projects,” says Chris Culvenor, senior veep of unscripted development. “He’s played a huge role in the growth of our unscripted business and will continue to do so as our slate expands.”

Before joining Shine, Neal logged years in development posts at Fox TV Studios and Hearst Entertainment.

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