amc networks inc-a (AMCX) Key Developments
AMC Networks Inc. Announces Executive Appointments
Jul 7 15
AMC Networks Inc. has named Rick Olshansky and Stefan Reinhardt as co-heads of the in-house studio. The in-house studio will now oversee production and business affairs functions across AMC and SundanceTV. Both executives will report to Charlie Collier, President of AMC, SundanceTV and AMC Studios. Reinhardt was most recently AMC Networks SVP of Finance and Studio Operations. He will continue in his finance role and in that capacity will continue to report to Mary Martin, senior vice president of strategic planning and operations for AMC Networks.
AMC and SundanceTV Announce Management Changes
Jun 26 15
AMC and SundanceTV have announced the promotion of Joel Stillerman to president of original programming and development for both AMC and SundanceTV; and the appointment of Jan Diedrichsen to the newly created position of executive director of SundanceTV. Jan Diedrichsen, a 14-year veteran of AMC Networks who most recently served as Senior vice president of Affiliate Marketing, has been named Executive Director of SundanceTV. In this new role, he will report to Collier and focus on the continued development and expansion of SundanceTV and the elevation of the SundanceTV brand and business across multiple platforms. AMC's head of public relations, Marnie Black, is being promoted to Executive vice president of Public Relations for AMC and SundanceTV. Similarly, other members of Collier's AMC senior management team will expand their roles to oversee their same functional areas at SundanceTV. These key executives for both AMC and SundanceTV are: Marnie Black, Public Relations; Tom Halleen, Programming & Scheduling; Mac McKean, Digital Media; Melanie Schneider, Research; Linda Schupack, Marketing; and Joel Stillerman, Original Programming.
AMC Networks International and BT Group Announce New Agreement to Launch AMC Cable Network in UK
Jun 24 15
AMC Networks International announced a new agreement to launch AMC cable network in the UK in September 2015, making it available exclusively to BT customers.
Lions Gate Entertainment May Acquire Starz, AMC Networks
Jun 15 15
Lions Gate Entertainment Corp. (NYSE:LGF) may acquire Starz (NasdaqGS:STRZ.A) or AMC Networks Inc. (NasdaqGS:AMCX). John Malone, a Board member of Lions Gate, said that his company may acquire Starz or AMC.
AMC Networks Inc. Presents at Gabelli & Company's 7th Annual Movie & Entertainment Conference, Jun-11-2015 09:00 AM
May 6 15
AMC Networks Inc. Presents at Gabelli & Company's 7th Annual Movie & Entertainment Conference, Jun-11-2015 09:00 AM. Venue: The Harvard Club, New York, New York, United States. Speakers: Joshua W. Sapan, Chief Executive Officer and President.