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Valerie Meraz promoted to SVP of content & acquistions for Turner's entertainment networks

Meraz negotiates deals for movies and off-network television series on behalf of TBS, TNT, truTV, Cartoon Network, Adult Swim, Boomerang, Turner Classic Movies (TCM) and FilmStruck. The content she and her team acquire help support original programming for all of those brands, including the programming and brand evolutions at TNT & TBS.

Turner partners with American Black Film Festival to launch new writing contest

Turner also plans an executive skills session for the June 14-18 festival, kicking off a three-year agreement to support ABFF as a Premier Sponsor.

David Wolkis named Senior Vice President of Production for TBS Originals

In his newly expanded role, Wolkis will continue to manage production for all of TBS's original series, while also adding new responsibilities for enhancing and developing the CONAN brand through its Conan Without Borders specials and other initiatives. Wolkis also collaborates with ad sales on product integrations in TBS originals.

Michael Quigley Named Executive Vice President of Commercial Operations, Content Strategy & Monetization for TBS & TNT

In his new role, Quigley oversees content strategy for the networks, including acquisitions, licensing and scheduling, as well as acquisitions for other brands across the Turner portfolio. He also spearheads TBS & TNT's exploration of new monetization opportunities and collaborates on the networks' digital investment strategy.

Jenny Ramirez joins Turner as Vice President of Unscripted Programming for TBS & TNT

Ramirez is responsible for creative oversight of TBS & TNT's unscripted development process, taking projects from concept to series across all platforms while collaborating with top-level companies, producers, directors and talent to develop new strategic content

Turner Spotlights TNT, truTV, CNN and TBS at TCA Winter 2017 Press Tour

Turner is charging into 2017 with a packed slate of premium original content from across its leading portfolio of multiplatform brands, four of which took center stage this afternoon at the Television Critics Association's Winter 2017 Press Tour. CNN, TNT, TBS and truTV each presented panels, which included Panels Include TNT's "Will" and "Claws"; truTV's "Upscale with Prentice Penny," "Talk Show the Game Show" and "I'm Sorry"; CNN's "Believer with Reza Aslan," "This Is Life with Lisa Ling,"
"United Shades of America with W. Kamau Bell" and "The History of Comedy"; and TBS's "Full Frontal with Samantha Bee."

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Valerie Meraz, SVP of Content Acquisitions & Strategy for Turner's entertainment networks

Meraz is responsible for negotiating deals for movies and off-network television series on behalf of TBS, TNT, truTV, Cartoon Network, Adult Swim, Boomerang, Turner Classic Movies (TCM) and FilmStruck. The content she and her team acquire help support original programming for all of those brands, including the programming and brand evolutions at TNT & TBS.

Bret Havey, Senior Vice President, Brand Creative Director, TBS & TNT

Havey oversees all on-air promotions and creative initiatives for the two networks, with a focus on providing a premium brand experience across all screens and platforms. He also works closely with colleagues across the networks to ensure consistent and contextually relevant brand positioning.

David Wolkis, Senior Vice President of Production for TBS Originals

David Wolkis has been promoted to senior vice president of production for TBS originals. In his newly expanded role, he will continue to manage production for all of TBS's original series, while also adding new responsibilities for enhancing and developing the CONAN brand through its Conan Without Borders specials and other initiatives. Wolkis also collaborates with ad sales on product integrations in TBS originals.

Jenny Ramirez, Vice President of Unscripted Programming for TBS & TNT

Jenny Ramirez has been named VP of Unscripted Programming for TBS & TNT and is responsible for creative oversight of the networks' unscripted development process, taking projects from concept to series across all platforms while collaborating with top-level companies, producers, directors and talent to develop new strategic content

Karina Kogan, Senior Vice President of Digital Media and Products

Karina Kogan has joined Turner as Senior Vice President of Digital Media and Products.