Los Angeles, CA – Entertainment Studios, Inc., (www.es.tv) one of the largest independent producers and distributors of first-run syndicated television programming for broadcast television stations, and owner of seven 24-hour HD cable networks (PETS.TV, COMEDY.TV, RECIPE.TV, CARS.TV, ES.TV, MYDESTINATION.TV, and JUSTICECENTRAL.TV), proudly announces the appointment of Gene Cunningham as Senior Vice President of Research, effective immediately.
Cunningham now presides over the Entertainment Studios research operations for all platforms including cable networks, broadcast television syndication, and online/digital distribution.Cunningham’s most recent experience includes 13 years as Vice President/Director of Research for the FOX Owned & OperatedTelevision Stations at FOX Stations Sales in New York.
Cunningham started his career with Blair Television in New York, where he began as a Research Analyst and moved up to the position of Vice President of Research. Cunningham currently holds Adjunct Professor positions in TV/Radio at both New York Institute of Technology and Brooklyn College.
"I'm excited to have the opportunity to join the Entertainment Studios sales and marketing team,” said Cunningham. “I look forward to providing my skills and experience to the company as we pursue our global goals and vision.”
“Gene brings an enormous amount of television industry research experience to our company,” said Byron Allen, Founder, Chairman, and CEO of Entertainment Studios. “Gene will help boost our competitive edge as we continue to expand our global initiatives and distribution platforms.”