Molly Chase has been promoted to VP and executive producer for Cartoon Network New Media. In her new role, she will oversee several departments, including the design studio, technology group, game studio and the production team.She will also be responsible for directing all aspects of production for the web destinations CartoonNetwork.com, Awesomehouseparty.com and ToonamiJetstream.com
Based in Atlanta and reporting to Paul Condolora, senior VP and general manager for Cartoon Network New Media, Chase will also be charged with allocating Cartoon Network New Media resources across multiple platforms and brands, and working closely with the network’s marketing and public relations departments in setting messaging priorities.
Chase started with Cartoon Network New Media in 2002 as a supervising producer, and became an exec producer in 2005. She played a lead role in creating an expandable production infrastructure to meet the growing challenges of New Media production. Recent accomplishments include overseeing the launch of ToonamiJetstream.com, Cartoon Network Video and CartoonNetworkYA.com, a Spanish-language website for the U.S. market. She also served as a key member of the team that formed the parent company’s first games studio and co-produced seven online immersive games based on Cartoon Network’s original series Codename: Kids Next Door.