Rex Vigil has been upped from manager of development for Hoff Productions to director of development. Vigil started at Hoff Productions as a development coordinator in 2004, and was promoted to manager of development in 2008. He was instrumental in the development of Hoff’s signature series, including Hooked for National Geographic Channel, Werid, True and Freaky for Animal Planet and Extreme Forensics for Investigation Discovery, as well as Ultimate Factories for National Geographic Channel, Built for Speed for Speed Channel and Best Food Ever for TLC. ‘Rex has done an outstanding job of identifying topics and personalities, adding significantly to the development slate in our core business,’ said Hoff Productions president Michael Hoff.
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