NBC U Elevates Brenner


Jodi Brenner was promoted to senior vice president, business and legal affairs for NBC Universal Television Networks Distribution.

Brenner had been VP, legal affairs for NBC U Cable.

In her new role, she will oversee the business and legal-affairs aspects of NBC U's linear programming services and related offerings, as well as the retransmission of NBC and Telemundo stations with cable operators, direct-broadcast satellite providers, telcos, broadband, wireless and alternative media distributors.

Brenner and her team will also support president of digital distribution Jean-Briac Perrette and his team on their digital initiatives and provide counsel with respect to NBC U's interests in Sundance, A&E Television Networks and other programming ventures, including new programming services.