NBCU consolidated all of its English-language linear networks into one group, overseen by Berwick on the business side. Berwick will have operational oversight of all networks and dayparts and be responsible for commissioning and acquiring content to be optimized across these platforms. Additionally, Berwick’s team will implement windowing and scheduling strategies across the NBC broadcast network and the cable entertainment networks.
NBC has hired DreamWorks veteran Chip Sullivan as its top communications exec. Sullivan has worked in the DreamWorks fold for the past 20 years, focusing on features. In recent years he has moved between the live-action operation and the publicly traded DreamWorks Animation studio.