“Longtime Discovery Communications executive Eileen O’Neill will officially leave the programmer on May 1,” reports Multichannel News.
“That date will mark the versatile and highly respected O’Neill’s 25th anniversary with the company. Over the course, she has run both Discovery Channel and TLC.
“Last year, O’Neill, who started with the company as an intern before rising through the ranks, was given a new assignment running Discovery’s studio operations. She was scheduled to assume that role in March.”