TVGN Names Schwartz President of Entertainment and Media

First Executive Appointment under CBS-Lionsgate Partnership

Brad Schwartz has been named president of entertainment and media for TVGN. This is the first executive appointment under the new CBS Corp.Lionsgate partnership.

Scwartz will oversee programming, scheduling, marketing and creative operations, reporting to TVGN's Board of Directors.

"Brad is a gifted and astute young programming executive with a hip sensibility who knows how to create exciting branded content for an emerging channel," said Lionsgate CEO Jon Feltheimer in a statement. "He has his finger on the pulse of pop culture and is ideally qualified to help TVGN fulfill its promise as a premiere destination for celebrating the world of entertainment."

Most recently, Schwartz served as senior vice president of programming and operations for Fuse at MSG Media.