Smith Joins TLC Entertainment


Former Fox Family Channel and Fox Kids Network president Maureen Smith has
joined TLC Entertainment as partner.

Smith is recognized as a key architect in building Fox Family Channel (now
ABC Family) into a powerful vehicle for reaching 'tweens' (ages nine through 14)
in daytime with such highly rated and award-winning animated series as
Braceface (from Alicia Silverstone) and live-action, Emmy Award-nominated
sitcom So Little Time (starring Mary Kate and Ashley Olsen).

'Maureen has an incredible talent and passion for building businesses, as
evidenced by her achievements at Fox Kids and Fox Family,' TLC Entertainment
cofounder George Taweel said in a release.

'Maureen is the ideal partner for helping us to continue the company's growth
and expansion into new areas of entertainment and property management,' he