Roger Strong was named VP of research and strategy by iN DEMAND Networks. Mr. Strong joins iN DEMAND from HBO, where he was VP of market research and analysis. In his new position, Mr. Strong will oversee research for video-on-demand, pay-per-view, subscription VOD and Mojo, iN DEMAND’s high-definition network. He will report to Stacie Gray, senior VP of marketing/creative. Before joining HBO, Mr. Strong was a business news writer/editor for the Associated Press. A Yale University graduate, Mr. Strong obtained his master’s degree in business administration from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania.
Mark Davidson to director, acquisitions, Hallmark Channel/Hallmark Movie Channel, from manager, acquisitions.
Nathan Fong to senior VP/chief financial officer, iN DEMAND Networks, from CFO, Rodale International.
Noah Solomon to director, business/legal affairs, production, Starz Entertainment, from corporate counsel, Riverdeep.
Jim Flannagan to photojournalist, KPIX-TV, San Francisco, from chief photographer/editor, KCBA/KION, Salinas, Calif.
David Fry to videographer/editor, CW 11, KSTW-TV, Seattle, from editor/producer, 5 Stones Productions.
Shon Gables to host, “Black Enterprise Business Report,” from most recent position of morning anchor, WCBS-TV, New York City.
Justin Gray to freelance reporter, WAGA-TV, Atlanta as a freelance reporter, from reporter, CN8, Philadelphia.
Chris Hassel to sports reporter/anchor, WHO-TV, Des Moines, Iowa, from same title, KLJB-TV, Davenport, Iowa.
Jennifer Hill to morning meteorologist, WFLA-TV, Tampa, Fla., from weekend meteorologist.
Shannon Hori to main anchor, WFOR-TV, Miami, from morning anchor, KTVT-TV, Dallas.
Steve Irvin to primary anchor, KNXV, Phoenix, from weekday morning anchor.
Andrea Jackson to managing editor, “The Daily Buzz,” continuing as host.
Chris Knowles to weekend weather anchor, WPIX-TV, New York City, from weathercaster, Fox News Channel.
Paige Kornblue to reporter, WPTV, West Palm Beach, Fla., from weekend anchor/reporter, WMUR, New Hampshire.
Rick Martin to photojournalist, KPIX-TV, San Francisco, from same title, KNTV, San Jose, Calif.
Michael McClain to VP/news director, WTVT-TV, Tampa Bay, Fla., from VP/news director, WBRC, Birmingham, Ala.
Evan Michael to morning anchor, KTXL-TV, Sacramento, Calif., from same title, KOAA-TV, Colorado Springs.
Vicky Nguyen to general assignment reporter, KNTV, San Jose, Calif., from freelance reporter.
Mark Ockerbloom to co-anchor, WFTX, Boston, from weekend anchor/reporter.
Mary Jo Perino to sports anchor, WLEX-TV, Lexington, Ky., from same title, CNN Headline News.
Kym Richardson to morning/noon anchor, WPMI-TV, Mobile, Ala., from anchor/reporter, WHNT-TV, Huntsville, Ala.
Adrienne Roark to news director, WFOR-TV/WBFS-TV, Miami, from assistant news director.
Ducis Rodgers to primary sports anchor, WCBS-TV, New York City, from weekday morning sports anchor/reporter.
Emily Schmidt to reporter, WJLA-TV, Arlington, Va., from same title, WUSA-TV, Washington, D.C.
Gerry Watson to photojournalist, KPIX-TV, San Francisco, from photographer/editor, special projects.
Todd Wilson to general assignment reporter, WESH-TV, Orlando, Fla., from same title, KTHV-TV, Little Rock, Ark.
Aaron Wische to executive producer, special projects KTVT-TV/KTXA-TV, Dallas/Fort Worth, from same title, WTTG-TV, Washington, D.C.
John Burnett to VP/general sales manager, FSN Southwest, from VP, business development, cable national sales, Fox Sports.
Frank Ciancio to senior VP, Comcast Network Advertising Sales, from same title, PBS Kids Sprout.
Shenika Corlette to account executive, “GoScout Homes,” Cox Media, from sales assistant.
Regina DiMartino to executive VP, marketing, TLC, from same title, global marketing, Fox Television Studios.
Randi Felton to senior director, ad sales research, Hallmark Channel/Hallmark Movie Channel, from research manager, Turner Broadcasting.
Christopher Golden to director, sales/business development, East Coast, Teletrax, from VP/group advertising director, the Hollywood Reporter.
Norman Grunsfeld to account executive, KTXA-TV, Dallas-Fort Worth, from same title, Fox Stations Sales, Dallas.
Nathan Jones to manager, affiliate ad sales, the Weather Channel, from senior marketing communications coordinator, Arby’s Restaurant Group.
Mark Lapidus to director, marketing, Comcast SportsNet Mid-Atlantic, from marketing director/director of Internet operations, Clear Channel Worldwide, Washington/Baltimore.
Steve Lindsley to VP/general manager, Comcast Spotlight, Salt Lake City, Utah, from chairman-CEO, U.S. Digital Television.
Mark Lund to executive VP, sales, NBC Universal Television Stations, from senior VP, sales, WNBC/East Coast stations group.
Leo MacCourtney to executive VP, agency/advertiser relations, Katz Television, Katz Media Group, from president, Blair Television.
Sergey Shanovich to strategic marketing director, CTC Media, from art director, NTV Broadcast Co.
Lorelee Wiseman to director, sales, West Coast, Teletrax, from entertainment group director, sales, Pathfire.
Jennifer A. Wolfe to director, affiliate marketing, iN DEMAND, from director, consumer marketing, Fuse.
Marina Pork to PR director, CTC Network, from deputy editor-in-chief for foreign affairs, 7 Days.
Konstantin Vorontsov to PR/corporate communications director, CTC Media, from PR director, Prof-Media.
Jamie Babbit to director, MRB Productions, from director, Propaganda Films.
Gary Kleinman to VP, associate publisher, TV Guide magazine, from VP, national advertising director.
Sander Schwartz to president, international production, Sony Pictures Television International, from president, Warner Bros. Animation.
Michael Aaronson to VP, digital platforms, NBC Universal Digital Distribution, from director, digital platforms.
Keith Eich, director, digital platforms, operations, NBC Universal, from manager, digital distribution.
David Feldman to chief technology officer, Vyyo, from principal member, technical staff, Advanced Micro Devices.
Rick Felty to VP, digital media, Tribune Broadcasting, from VP, creative services.
Ray Hennessey to Web site managing editor/director, Fox Business Channel, from editor, smartmoney.com.
Vinnie Malhotra to executive producer, weekend news content, ABC News, from senior producer, “Nightline.”
Daniel A. Sachar to director, digital media, iN DEMAND Networks, from senior strategist, Greater Than One.
Jon Slusser to senior VP, Spike Digital/Video Games, from VP, MTV Networks.
Christy Tanner to VP, marketing and online network development, TVGuide.com, from marketing director.
Charlie Tiersch to director, digital business development, NBC Universal, from director, business development, Showtime Networks.
Daniel Anco to principal consultant, Ascent Media Consulting Services, from principal/managing director, Pacific Perspective.
Mark Brown to principal consultant, Ascent Media Consulting Services, from executive VP/chief technology officer, SignaSys.
Todd Chanko to associate, media equity research, Deutsche Bank, from analyst, TV/filmed entertainment, JupiterResearch.
David Gunzerath to senior VP/associate director, Media Ratings Council, from VP, research/information, National Association of Broadcasters.
Bonita Jefferies Jenkins to director, marketing/college communications, Piedmont Technical College, Greenwood, S.C., from director, marketing, WRDW-TV, Augusta, Ga.
Viacheslav Sinadski to chief investment officer, CTC Media, from managing director, Alfa Capital Partners.
Andrey Skutin to foreign business director, CTC Media, from first deputy general director, DTV Network.
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