Frankel Goes Independent


The Independent Film Channel announced Tuesday that Matthew Frankel has been
named vice president of communications.

Frankel joins IFC from parent company Rainbow Media Group, where he had been
director of media relations since October 2001.

Frankel, 31, will lead public-relations and communications strategy for all
IFC divisions: IFC Television, IFC on Demand and IFC Entertainment, which
includes IFC Productions and IFC Films.

He will report to Kathleen Dore, president of IFC Cos.