People/Biz

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.

About The Author
Barry Walsh is editor and content director for realscreen, and has served as editor of the publication since 2009. With a career in entertainment media that spans two decades, prior to realscreen, he held the associate editor post for now defunct sister publication Boards, which focused on the advertising and commercial production industries. Before Boards, he served as editor of Canadian Music Network, a weekly music industry trade, and as music editor for HMV.com. As content director, he also oversees the development of content for the brand's market-leading events, the Realscreen Summit and Realscreen West, as well as new content initiatives.

Menu

Search