The last top executive position has been filled in the realigned team of NBCUniversal Cable Entertainment President of Entertainment Networks Chris McCumber.
Deadline.com reports that the final vacancy, the newly created position of EVP Content Strategy, will be filled by former Revolt and Comedy Central executive Val Boreland.
“Boreland will oversee content scheduling and acquisitions for USA Network, Syfy, Chiller and Cloo, overseeing strategies for scheduling and deploying content across linear, digital and emerging platforms,” the report notes.
Deadline adds: “McCumber last week unveiled the launch of two new departments: Content Strategy, which will be headed by Boreland, and Original Co-Productions, which is being led by Chris Regina. The two join fellow McCumber direct reports at the new group comprised of USA, Syfy, Chiller and Cloo: Alexandra Shapiro, EVP Marketing and Digital; Rob Spodek, CFO; Katherine Nelson, SVP Communications; and David Giles, SVP Research.”