Katherine Nelson moves to Syfy and Chiller from NBCUniversal Cable Entertainment sister Esquire Network, where she had served as SVP Communications since January 2013. In her new role, Nelson is responsible for overall communications strategy for Syfy and Chiller, including corporate communications, program publicity and talent relations. Based in New York, she will oversee the networks’ teams in both New York and Los Angeles, reporting to Dave Howe, President, Syfy and Chiller.

New originals on Syfy which she will oversee include scripted drama The Expanse starring Thomas Jane, and event miniseries Childhood’s End starring Charles Dance.