Girard to Succeed Jablin as HGTV President

Oct 24, 2005  •  Post A Comment

Scripps Networks on Monday named Judy Girard president of HGTV, effective Nov. 14.

Ms. Girard, who has been with Scripps since 1998, is currently president of Shop at Home Network and previously was president of Food Network. She succeeds Burton Jablin, who earlier this year was named executive VP of Scripps Networks, overseeing programming and content.

Scripps plans to name a new Shop At Home chief within two weeks.