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Scripps appoints director of programming for home category

Dale Roy Robinson (pictured) will oversee production for original programming on DIY Network and HGTV.
November 22, 2011

Scripps Networks Interactive has named Dale Roy Robinson as its director of programming for its home category.

In the role, Robinson will oversee production for original programming on DIY Network and HGTV.

Reporting to Ross Babbit, senior vice president/general manager of DIY Network, Robinson is responsible for program development, production, and on-air talent acquisition for several DIY Network primetime series and specials; and will manage assorted series and specials for HGTV.

Before joining Scripps, Robinson was a freelance film and television producer and director, and has worked on programming for such nets as NBC, MTV, VH1, CMT, G4 and GSN.

Scripps Networks Interactive also announced the promotion of Heather Jagels from manager of creative services to director.

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.

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