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Rainbow Media Global taps Frazier as VP, global distribution

Rainbow Media Global is continuing its executive expansion with the appointment of Marco Frazier in the newly created role of vice president, global distribution.
June 8, 2011

Rainbow Media Global is continuing its executive expansion with the appointment of Marco Frazier in the newly created role of vice president, global distribution.

Based in Europe, Frazier will oversee global distribution for Rainbow Media’s international properties, which includes Sundance Channel and WE tv. He will report to Ed Palluth, senior vice president, global distribution.

Frazier has over 20 years of experience in securing distribution for media ventures, including Creative Networks International, Sitcom S.p.A, ESPN Classic EMEA and Rainbow Media. He also helped launch Sundance Channel in eight territories.

Palluth commented, “Marco is a highly skilled negotiator and has tremendous experience securing carriage deals across Europe and Asia.  I am thrilled that he will be joining our team and focusing his talents on this critical area of our global business.”

Recently Rainbow Global appointed Sally Habbershaw as vice president, scheduling, acquisitions and promotions and Jennie Morris as director of affiliate marketing.

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Managing editor with realscreen publication, an international print and online magazine that covers the non-fiction film and television industries. Darah is an award-winning journalist who has spent over two decades covering a wide range of issues from real estate and urban development to immigration, politics and human rights, primarily with The Vancouver Sun. Prior to joining realscreen, she was editor of Stream Daily, realscreen's sister publication covering the dynamic global digital video industry. She also served a stint as a war reporter in Afghanistan for television and print, and was a national business blogger with Yahoo Canada.

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