Alex Eastburg has been named to the newly created position of vice president of original series for Spike TV.
Based at the network's California office, Eastburg will oversee the development of Spike TV's non-scripted series. He will report to Tim Duffy, senior vice president of original series.
"We're thrilled to add Alex's talents to our team," said Sharon Levy, executive vice president, original series and animation in a statement. "We have worked extensively with him on a number of projects and we've always felt his vision and energy lines up perfectly with our Spike goals. We look forward to having him play an instrumental part in developing programming that resonates with our audience."
Most recently, Eastburg served as co-executive producer for Car Lot Cowboy. He also served as co-executive producer for two seasons of Spike TV's DEA from Al Roker Entertainment, as well as TLC's Sarah Palin's Alaska and TruTV's Tiger Team.