The Hub ‘ the new kid-targeted network that’s a joint venture of Discovery and Hasbro ‘ has added six people to it executive team as it nears its autumn 2010 launch.
The hires, announced by Hub president and CEO Margaret Loesch, include:
‘ Joshua Meyer, former co-general counsel and SVP of business and legal affairs at Cookie Jar, as senior VP of business & legal affairs.
‘ Jordan Beck will become VP of creative services and on-air promotions, coming to the network from posts at ReelzChannel and Fox Kids.
‘ Lou Fazio is the new VP of scheduling, acquisitions and planning. He was formerly VP of program strategy and acquisitions at Game Show Network and worked in scheduling and planning for Toon Disney and ABC Kids.
‘ Greg Heanue joins as VP of marketing and promotions. He formerly was with The Weather Channel and Cartoon Network.
‘ Fred Poston is named VP of operations, having previously worked in operations at ReelzChannel, TV Guide, ABC Family and the WB Television Network.
‘ Michael Ross is appointed VP of production & post-production. He served as head of production and executive producer for Baby Einstein and Disney Baby.