scripps networks inter-cl a (SNI) Key Developments
Scripps Networks Interactive Appoints Jo Lovell as Director of International Programme Licensing and Distribution, EMEA
Feb 26 15
Scripps Networks Interactive appointed Jo Lovell as director of international programme licensing and distribution, EMEA. Based in London, Lovell reports to Hud Woodle, VP, international programme licensing and distribution, Scripps Networks International. In this role, Lovell will be responsible for maintaining and developing relationships with key clients throughout the EMEA region while maximizing the value of Scripps Networks' extensive catalogue of high-quality lifestyle programming. She will also work to identify new business opportunities throughout the region, execute sales strategies and optimize revenues across all program licensing deals. Prior to joining Scripps Networks, Lovell served as Senior Director of Content Sales, EMEA at A+E Networks. She has also held senior sales executive roles at Carsey-Werner Distribution and Fremantle International Distribution.
Scripps Networks Seeks Acquisitions
Feb 25 15
Scripps Networks Interactive, Inc. (NYSE:SNI) is seeking acquisitions. Scripps has promoted Joseph NeCastro, current as Chief Development Officer and he will be charged with leading the company's continued growth through domestic and international acquisitions, joint ventures, investments and partnerships.
Scripps Networks Interactive, Inc. Announces Board and Executive Appointments
Feb 24 15
On February 19, 2015, Scripps Networks Interactive, Inc. announced that Joseph G. NeCastro had been elected by the Board of Directors as the company's Chief Development Officer, reporting to the Chief Executive Officer. In his new position, Mr. NeCastro will oversee and manage the Company's International and Business Development business units. Mr. NeCastro previously served as the company's Chief Financial and Administrative Officer. On February 19, 2015, the company also announced that Lori A. Hickok had been elected by the Board of Directors as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of the company. Ms. Hickok had served as the company's Executive Vice President, Finance since February 2010; was the company's Senior Vice President, Finance from 2008 to 2010 and was Vice President and Controller of The E. W. Scripps Company from 2002 to 2008.
Scripps Networks Interactive Announces Executive Changes
Feb 23 15
Scripps Networks Interactive has appointed Jon Steinlauf as president of national ad sales and marketing, with responsibility for overseeing the company's ad sales and ad sales marketing teams. In his new role, Steinlauf will lead teams working across Scripps lifestyle media brands. Steinlauf, who joined Scripps Networks Interactive in 2000, succeeds Steve Gigliotti who was appointed as chief revenue officer for the company. He will continue to be based in Scripps Networks Interactive's New York City offices, and will report to Gigliotti. Prior to Scripps, Steinlauf served as vice president of ad sales for Turner Broadcastings TBS and TNT networks, and as director of ad sales at ESPN.
The Scripps Networks Interactive, Inc. Declares Quarterly Dividend, Payable on March 10, 2015
Feb 19 15
The Scripps Networks Interactive, Inc. announced that the company's board of directors has increased its quarterly dividend rate and declared a dividend of $0.23 per share up from $0.20 per share. This dividend will be payable on March 10, 2015, to shareholders of record at the close of business on March 2, 2015.