David Wisnia has been appointed President of Business Operations for TVGN, a CBS Corp and Lionsgate partnership. He will oversee TVGN’s operational strategy, including ad sales, content distribution, corporate strategy and business development, finance, and business and legal affairs. Wisnia’s appointment is effective immediately, and he will report to TVGN’s Board of Directors working alongside Brad Schwartz, TVGN’s President, Entertainment and Media. Wisnia succeeds Dennis Miller, who had been a consultant to Lionsgate for TVGN, and later served as the interim president during the network’s recent transition of partnerships from One Equity Partners to CBS.
Most recently, Wisnia has been a member of TVGN’s Board of Directors. Previously, Wisnia served as EVP Business Development for CBS Corp, working with the company’s senior management as well as across the various CBS divisions on strategic development initiatives. During his tenure at CBS, he served as EVP Affiliate Relations working on negotiating new contracts while helping to oversee the department’s operations and personnel. He also served as a senior liaison to CBS’ Affiliate Board and station/group owners.