CLOSE-UP: Brian Donlon

Feb 11, 2002  •  Post A Comment

Online media company iVillage has named Brian Donlon to the post of VP and general manager of iVillage Television. He will oversee all programming and production of The Newborn Channel, the direct satellite program shown in hospitals. Mr. Donlon will also manage the creation of The Wellness Channel, which will launch in fall 2002. He will develop marketing, distribution and sales plans for the channel. Most recently he was the executive producer of “Parent Soup” and “Newborn Woman.” Mr. Donlon spent six years at Lifetime Television, where he created Lifetime Sports, including the “WNBA on Lifetime.” He has been a media correspondent for CNBC, a senior producer for CBS News’ “Early Show” and a reporter with USA Today.