New York-based film and TV studio and streaming network FilmRise has promoted Trey Durst to vice president of digital content programming.
Durst previously served as senior director of digital content programming. In his new role, the executive will oversee all of the company’s OTT programming activities.
He is additionally tasked with overseeing the digital syndication of all FilmRise content domestically and internationally, while seeking out and assisting in negotiating new partnership deals with platforms worldwide.
Durst will continue to be responsible for growing FilmRise’s FAST (Free Ad-supported Streaming TV) channel offerings and points of distribution and managing FilmRise’s key accounts, while organizing the team to leverage editorial opportunities throughout the calendar year.
The executive joined FilmRise as AVOD content programming manager in 2018. Before that, he was with Tegna as an OTT account manager.