Fates & Fortunes

Notable executives on the move
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Reid Sullivan

Reid Sullivan

Reid Sullivan
has joined Entertainment Studios in Los Angeles as chief financial officer of Entertainment Studios Motion Pictures. He was chief financial officer at CBS Films.

Pete Doolittl
e has joined cloud networking company Extreme Networks in San Jose, California, as senior vice president of Americas sales. He most recently led the global SD-WAN sales team at Cisco Systems.

GSN’s GSN Games unit has named Wilhelm Talt senior vice president, general manager of Bingo Bash, directly responsible for the app across all platforms. He was executive VP, games at Rovio Entertainment.

Jodi Sinelli
was named executive vice president, director of sales, Midwest region at Katz Television Group, overseeing offices in Chicago, Minneapolis and Detroit. She is a 23-year veteran of Katz.

NBC Owned Television Stations has named Jorge Corballo as president and general manager of WTVJ Miami, the market’s NBC affiliate. He had already been serving as president and GM of NBC’s Telemundo station in Miami, WSCV.

Jodi Sinelli

Jodi Sinelli

Nickelodeon has named Michael Levine Ph.D. as senior vice president, learning and impact of its Noggin direct-to-consumer service for preschoolers. He was chief knowledge officer at Sesame Workshop in New York.

Viacom-owned free video streaming platform Pluto TV has tapped Fran Hazeldine as Los Angeles-based senior vice president of marketing. He comes from YouTube TV, where he served as global head of integrated marketing.

Laura Tomlin
was promoted to executive vice president, National Media, at E.W. Scripps, a division including news network Newsy, podcast network Stitcher and digital audio measurement and tech firm Triton. She was VP, National Media, at Scripps.

WarnerMedia has tapped Lucinda Martinez as New York-based lead of multicultural marketing, brand and inclusion strategies. She was executive VP of brand marketing at HBO, responsible for African-American, Latinx, Asian-American and LGBTQ+ marketing efforts.

Saj Jayasinghe
was named senior vice president, global enterprise account management at Whip Media Group in Los Angeles, which includes TV Time, Mediamorph and The TVDB. He was senior VP, global account management at Deluxe Entertainment Services Group.

C. Kristopher Simpson

C. Kristopher Simpson

Mark Veyette
was named senior vice president of IT operations at WOW! Internet, Cable & Phone in Englewood, Colorado. He has held senior IT leadership roles at Cricket Communications, T-Mobile, AT&T Broadband and MediaOne, among other companies.

Silver Spring, Md.-based Urban One, parent of cable networks TV One and CLEO TV, has elevated C. Kristopher Simpson to senior vice president and general counsel. The 12-year veteran had formerly served as VP and deputy general counsel of the company.