Bonnie Hammer Names Top Lieutenants At Cable Entertainment Group

A month after chairman Bonnie Hammer was given the reins to NBCUniversal’s entire entertainment cable network portfolio, she has given expanded responsibilities at the new entity to four of her top executives to complete the exec takeover of the cable networks previously overseen by chairman Lauren Zalaznick and her team. Catherine Dunleavy, previously EVP and Chief Financial Officer for NBCU Cable Entertainment & Cable Studios, the previous division run by Hammer, will serve in the same capacity for the new NBCU Cable Entertainment Group, formed by merging the cable assets overseen by Hammer and Zalaznick. Veteran business affairs executive Beth Roberts, previously EVP Business Affairs, Cable Entertainment & Cable Studios, has been named EVP Business Operations for the Cable Entertainment Group, adding Legal Affairs to her duties. She also is keeping the COO, Universal Cable Prods title. Cheryl Rosenbloom, previously SVP Human Resources NBCU Cable Entertainment & Cable Studios, has been upped to EVP Human Resources and Diversity Outreach for the new group. And Cory Shields, EVP Communications, will serve in the same capacity for the bigger entity. Here is Hammer’s staff memo: (more…)

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