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Rive Gauche hires VP, manager for development and acquisitions

LA-based Rive Gauche Television has hired Beth Belew and Liz Levenson (pictured), to respectively serve as VP of development and acquisitions, and manager of development and acquisitions.
June 27, 2011

LA-based Rive Gauche Television has hired Beth Belew and Liz Levenson, to respectively serve as VP of development and acquisitions, and manager of development and acquisitions.

As VP, Belew is charged with developing original programming for the U.S. market, formats for the global market, and forging coproduction partnerships.  Prior to joining Rive Gauche, she served as a producer for numerous series for ABC, Comedy Central, MTV, TLC, VH1, TBS and Discovery.

As manager, Levenson (pictured above) will coordinate the development, acquisition and marketing activities at the company, focusing on the development of new formats, marketing materials and overseeing current productions.

Prior to joining Rive Gauche, Levenson served as director of development for CABLEready, where she acquired and developed original programming, and did research and analysis of programming performance and trends.

“Beth and Liz bring great backgrounds, skills and relationships to Rive Gauche,” said Rive Gauche Television President David Auerbach. “Their combined experience and expertise will be a great asset as we continue to expand our company’s original programming and acquisition activities.”

About The Author
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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