National Association of Television Program Executives Appoints Dan Erlij to its Board of Directors
Jan 15 16
National Association of Television Program Executives (NATPE) has announced the addition of Dan Erlij, Partner, United Talent Agency (UTA), to its board of directors, effective immediately. Mr. Erlij will serve a term of two years. Dan Erlij is a partner and long-time agent in the Television Literary Department at United Talent Agency, where he represents many television creators, showrunners and writer-producers. In addition, he is currently on the board of Inner-City Arts. Erlij joined UTA in 1996 in UTA's Agent Training Program. He was promoted to agent in the television literary department in 1998 and was upped to Partner in April of 2008. Prior to joining UTA, Erlij practiced law for several years as a litigator at the Herzfeld & Rubin law firm in New York City.
National Association of Television Program Executives Announces Board Appointments
Nov 23 15
The National Association of Television Program Executives announced the election of 10 leading entertainment and media industry executives to its board of directors, effective immediately. It was jointly announced by Andy Kaplan, NATPE chairman of the board and Rod Perth, President and CEO. The new appointees will serve a term of two years. The company also announced the newly constituted executive committee. Jack Bamberger, Senior Vice President, Global Head of Agency Development, AOL. Nicole Bernard, Executive Vice President, Audience Strategy, The Fox Group. Charlie Corwin, Co-Chairman & Co-CEO, Endemol Shine North America. Mark Greenberg, President & CEO, EPIX, Keli Lee, Executive Vice President, Talent and Casting, ABC Entertainment Group. Armando Nunez, President & CEO, CBS Global Distribution Group. Luis Silberwasser, President, Telemundo Network. Simon Sutton, President, HBO International and Content Distribution. Marta Voda, West Coast Talent Acquisition Director, Viacom. Eric Rovner, Agent, WME (International Focus). The newly constituted NATPE executive committee includes: Rod Perth, President and CEO, NATPE. Andy Kaplan, President, Worldwide Networks, Sony Pictures Television. Kevin Beggs, Chairman, Lionsgate Television Group. Deborah Bradley, EVP, Networks Optimization, Content Strategy & Commercialization, Turner Broadcasting System. Emerson Coleman, Vice President, Programming, KCRA-TV /KQCA-TV. Robert Friedman, CEO, Bungalow Media + Entertainment. Philip Gurin, President, The Gurin Company. Jordan Levin, Chief Content Officer, NFL. Dick Lippin, Chairman & CEO, The Lippin Group. Bruce David Klein, President and Executive Producer, Atlas Media Corp. Lew Klein, President, Educational Foundation, NATPE.
NATPE Appoints Matt Palmer as Chief Marketing Officer of the Content Production and Development Firm for the TV Industry
Sep 14 15
Matt Palmer, former senior marketing exec for Disney, Viacom and Discovery Comms., has moved to NATPE, as chief marketing officer of the content production and development firm for the TV industry. Palmer leads strategy and creative for the company's marketing, branding, PR, research, digital and strategic planning efforts. He is a former senior VP and GM for Demand Media and SVP of marketing for the Disney Channel.