NBCU’s Campbell Joins Discovery

Mar 15, 2007  •  Post A Comment

Discovery hired NBC Universal executive Bruce Campbell as president of digital media, emerging networks and business development.

He’ll report to David Zaslav, Discovery’s CEO, who most recently worked at NBC Universal. Mr. Campbell currently is executive VP of business development at NBC Universal.

At Discovery Mr. Campbell will be responsible for all worldwide business development including acquisitions and joint ventures. He’ll also oversee new-media extensions for Discovery’s brands.

Discovery also said it named company veteran Clint Stinchcomb as executive VP and general manager of the Discovery Emerging Networks Group, reporting to Mr. Campbell. That group includes Discovery HD Theater, Discovery Times Channel, the Military Channel, Discovery Home Channel, Discovery on Demand, Discovery Mobile and Turbo.

(Editor: Horowitz)