World Wrestling Entertainment Inc. announced four additions to the management team for its WWE 24/7 subscription-video-on-demand service.
• Steven Lazas was named director, broadcast operations. His responsibilities include digitizing and maintaining WWE's archive, which contains more than 75,000 hours of original programming inclusive of 25,000 hours of first-run content. He is also in charge of master control, transmission, scheduling and the VOD-operations staff and equipment required for delivery of VOD/SVOD programming and metadata.
• Steven Finkelstein was named producer. He is currently programming monthly schedules, producing shows for WWE 24/7 and developing new content.
• Shannon Skemp was named director, business operations and development. She is responsible for the implementation and operating portion of WWE 24/7, including managing financials, resources and vendors. She had been director, digital-media-business development for WWE.
• And Jill Andrews was named director, affiliate marketing, responsible for developing marketing, advertising and promotions for WWE 24/7.