Starz has named Joe Glennon as executive VP, affiliate sales.
Glennon previously had been executive VP of distribution for AMC Networks. He assumes responsibilities previously handled by Michael Thornton, the chief revenue officer who is leaving but is still on board as a consultant into the fall.
Glennon will be based in New York and oversee all network sales activities for Starz's premium pay TV businesses with multichannel video and digital distributors in the U.S.
Read more at broadcastingcable.com.