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Scripps Networks Interactive’s Tamara Franklin Named One of Top Women in Corporate America by Savoy Magazine

  Scripps Networks Interactive’s Tamara Franklin Named One of Top Women in
  Corporate America by Savoy Magazine

Business Wire

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. -- October 24, 2012

Tamara Franklin, senior vice president of affiliate operations and new media
distribution at Scripps Networks Interactive, has been recognized as one of
the Top Women in Corporate America by Savoy Magazine.

Tamara Franklin, senior vice president of affiliate operations and new media
distribution at Scripps ...

Tamara Franklin, senior vice president of affiliate operations and new media
distribution at Scripps Networks Interactive, has been recognized as one of
the Top Women in Corporate America by Savoy Magazine. (Photo: Business Wire)

Franklin oversees Scripps’ affiliate strategy and business development,
particularly as they relate to evolving distribution and revenue streams for
the company’s vast library of original content.

“Tammy plays a vital role in the success of Scripps Networks Interactive as we
explore and develop ways to deliver our valued content to consumers anytime
and anywhere,” said Henry Ahn, executive vice president, content distribution
& marketing.

“The Savoy 2012 Top Influential Women in Corporate America issue is one of the
most comprehensive and accomplished list of African American Women executives
ever assembled in a magazine,” said L.P. Green, II, publisher of Savoy
Magazine. “The executives showcased in this issue represent a range of
expertise, industries, global brands and America’s largest corporations.
Celebrating the diligence, leadership and success of African American Women
inspires us all.”

Franklin joined Scripps Networks Interactive in 2009 from Turner Broadcasting
Systems, where she served as vice president of business development,
responsible for non-linear distribution deals with a focus on wireless
distribution platforms. Prior to TBS, she served as director of new business
development and strategic marketing for Motorola, where she was responsible
for the development of new business and partnerships for iDEN, Motorola’s
wireless division.

Franklin is a graduate of NAMIC’s Executive Leadership Development Program
(2007-08) and the WICT Betsy Magness Leadership Institute (Class XXIII). She’s
been named to CableFAX’s “Most Influential Minorities in Cable” and “Most
Powerful Women in Cable” lists, and was honored in 2011 as a NAMIC Luminary.
She holds a Masters of Business Administration degree from Harvard University
and an undergraduate degree from Yale. She is based at Scripps Networks
Interactive’s headquarters in Knoxville, Tenn.

The Fall 2012 issue of Savoy is now available on newsstands.

Editors: High-res headshot available here.

About Scripps Networks Interactive

Scripps Networks Interactive is one of the leading developers of
lifestyle-oriented content for television and the Internet, where on-air
programming is complemented with online video, social media areas and
e-commerce components on companion websites and broadband vertical channels.
The company’s media portfolio includes popular lifestyle television and
Internet brands HGTV, Food Network, Travel Channel, DIY Network, Cooking
Channel and country music network Great American Country.

About Savoy Magazine

Savoy Magazine is a national publication covering the power, substance and
style of African American lifestyle. From entertainment to sports, business to
politics, design to style, Savoy is a cultural catalyst for the
African-American community that showcases and drives positive dialogue on and
about Black culture. Savoy is published quarterly and distributed via
subscriptions and newsstands worldwide.

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Contact:

Scripps Networks Interactive
Crystal Washington, 865-560-4223
cwashington@scrippsnetworks.com
 
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