Neil Regan has joined Scripps Networks Interactive as vice president, programming for Travel Channel. He will report directly to Courtney White, who was recently promoted to senior vice president, programming, at the network. Regan will manage the development and production of series and specials for Travel Channel, the network said.
He joins Travel Channel after a three-year stint as senior vice president, current programming and development for Zodiak New York, where he developed and oversaw series and pilots for HGTV, NBC, Discovery, National Geographic Channel, Food Network, E!, Esquire and Pop, Scripps said. He previously worked as a showrunner for such production companies as Left/Right, RDF (now Zodiak), Sharp Entertainment, True Entertainment and Atlas Media "where he developed a reputation for overcoming complex creative and logistical challenges." His producing credits include ABC-TV’s Wife Swap, HGTV’s Hawaii Life and Hidden Potential, Food Network’s The Next Food Network Star, Doorknock Dinners and Follow That Food and Discovery Channel’s Punkin’ Chunkin’.