• Mark Lazarus, Jeff Shell and Bonnie Hammer Get New Roles at NBCU as Company Preps Streaming Service

    5 monthes ago - By The Wrap

    A trio of NBCUniversal executives are set to get expanded roles at NBCUniversal, as the company preps to launch its own streaming service.
    Mark Lazarus and Jeff Shell will see their roles expanded, while longtime cable chief Bonnie Hammer will shift over to head up NBCU's streaming operations.
    Lazarus, who has run NBC's sports operations since 2011, will assume Hammer's cable duties and get the new title of chairman, NBCUniversal Broadcast, Cable, Sports and News. Shell, currently chairman of Universal Filmed Entertainment Group, will expand his duties and become chairman of NBCUniversal...
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  • NBCUniversal Entering The Streaming Wars With 2020 Launch Of Bonnie Hammer-Run Service; Mark Lazarus, Jeff Shell Also Get Major Promotions

    5 monthes ago - By Deadline

    NBCUniversal will enter the streaming wars with a service launching in early 2020 that will be run by longtime cable chief Bonnie Hammer .
    Along with the streaming news, the company set a top-level executive reorganization that gives Mark Lazarus and Jeff Shell significant promotions.
    Lazarus is adding oversight of the cable entertainment portfolio, NBC News, MSNBC and CNBC, while Schell will add NBCEntertainment, International and Telemundo to his plate.
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