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Rex Recka joins Discovery Enterprises International

Discovery Enterprises International has a new addition, with the announcement from Discovery Communications that Rex Recka has been named vice president of international program enterprises - acquisitions. Recka will report to Nicolas Bonard, SVP of Discovery Enterprises International, and will be based in the company's headquarters in Silver Spring, Maryland. The newly created position requires Recka to work beside Discovery's U.S. and international programming and development teams to identify series and specials for international syndication and co-financing opportunities to third-party broadcasters.
June 28, 2010

Discovery Enterprises International has a new addition, with the announcement from Discovery Communications that Rex Recka has been named vice president of international program enterprises – acquisitions. Recka will report to Nicolas Bonard, SVP of Discovery Enterprises International, and will be based in the company’s headquarters in Silver Spring, Maryland. The newly created position requires Recka to work beside Discovery’s U.S. and international programming and development teams to identify series and specials for international syndication and co-financing opportunities to third-party broadcasters.
Recka is a 20-year veteran of Discovery Communications, and his return to Discovery follows his role as VP of business affairs, partnerships and syndication at Cox Communications, Inc./Travel Channel Media.

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Senior staff writer Frederick Blichert comes to realscreen with a background as a journalist and freelance film critic. He has previously written for VICE, Paste Magazine, Senses of Cinema, Xtra, Canadian Cinematographer and elsewhere. He holds a Master of Arts in film studies from Carleton University and a Master of Journalism from the University of British Columbia.

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