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Adult Swim Promotes Chris Hartley to Vice President, On-Air Production, Ollie Green to Vice President, Animated Production

Adult Swim, Turner’s network offering original and acquired animated and live-action series for young adults, announced today the promotion of Chris Hartley to vice president, on-air production and Ollie Green to vice president of animated production.

As vice president, on-air production, Hartley is responsible for show launches, overseeing the on-air operating budget, planning, and supervising the production staff.  She also manages the production of over 100 custom sponsorship promotions created each year, the Toonami programming block and weekly Pre-Flight streaming show. Hartley is based in Atlanta, GA and reports to Jason DeMarco, senior vice president and creative director, on-air for Adult Swim. Hartley joined Cartoon Network on-air in 2007 as a freelance producer, managing various on-air stunts and sales presentations.  She became a full time producer in May 2008, managing show launches including Star Wars: The Clone Wars, as well as program production.

Green, in the role of vice president of animated production, is responsible for leading all facets of animated production, including working with the network development team, series creators and partner studios. Green is based in Atlanta, GA and reports to Keith Crofford, senior vice president of production. Green started at Adult Swim in 2005 as a line producer, supervising production on both animated and live-action series, specials and pilots. Awards include two Primetime Emmys and an Annie Award for Robot Chicken, and a Daytime Emmy and Humanitas Prize for Little Bill while at Nick Jr.

Adult Swim (AdultSwim.com), launched in 2001, is Turner’s network offering original and acquired animated and live-action series for young adults.  Airing nightly from 8 p.m. to 6 a.m. (ET/PT), Adult Swim is basic cable’s #1 network with persons 18-34 and 18-49, and is seen in 94 million U.S. homes.

Turner, a Time Warner company, creates and programs branded news, entertainment, sports, animation and young adult multi-platform content for consumers around the world. Turner brands and businesses include CNN/U.S., HLN, CNN International and CNN.com, TBS, TNT, TCM, truTV, Cartoon Network, Boomerang, Adult Swim, Turner Sports, Bleacher Report, FilmStruck, Super Deluxe, iStreamPlanet and ELEAGUE.