NEWS5 August 2011

Showtime Networks reshuffles research responsibilities

North America People

US— Cable TV broadcaster Showtime Networks has reshuffled its research, programme planning and scheduling team following the departure of Len Fogge, executive vice president of creative, marketing, research and digital media.

Under the restructure, senior vice president of research, programme planning and scheduling Kim Lemon will oversee all the company’s research as well as programme planning and scheduling for Showtime, The Movie Channel and Flix. She will now report to the network’s president of entertainment, David Nevins.

Meanwhile, senior vice president of distributor marketing Laura Palmer will now report to executive vice president of affiliate sales Tom Christie.

The departing Fogge is joining NBC Entertainment as president of marketing.