Jonathan Murray Steps Down as Bunim/Murray CEO

Cofounder Moves to Producing Role; Gil Goldschein Named CEO
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Bunim/Murray Productions cofounder and CEO Jonathan Murray is stepping down from his post and will segue into a producer role, the company’s parent Banijay Group announced Tuesday (April 7).

BMP, best known for birthing the reality TV craze 23 years ago with MTV’sThe Real World and Road Rules, will now be led by Gil Goldschein, who was upped to CEO and chairman. Goldschein played a key role in expanding BMP’s global footprint by negotiating Banijay Group’s acquisition of the company in 2010.

The company is also behind E!’s Keeping Up With the Kardashians and Lifetime’s Project Runway. Murray will remain with the company as an executive consultant.

Read more at broadcastingcable.com.

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