E! Promotes Two, Enlists Dick Clark Productions Veteran
Julie St. Aubin and Alyssa Gerbasi have been upped, while Jonathan Unger has come onboard as director of programming and development.
There's reason to celebrate at E!.
The NBCUniversal cable channel has promoted Julie St. Aubin and Alyssa Gerbasi in addition to bringing Dick Clark Productions vet Jonathan Unger onboard.
St. Aubin has been upped to vp programming and development. She will continue to help with the cabler's large development slate, in addition to her work on current series including Keeping Up With the Kardashians, Total Divas, Total Bellas, Revenge Body With Khloe Kardashian, Hollywood Medium, the entire WAGS franchise and the upcoming Life of Kylie.
Meanwhile, Gerbasi has been elevated to director, programming and development, where she will continue her work on Live From The Red Carpet, Second Wives Club, Famously Single and the recently renewed Eric & Jessie on top of spearheading the network's development slate.
St. Aubin has been at E! since 2009, with Gerbasi joining the cabler two years later.
Meanwhile, Unger has been named director, programming and development. He previously served the same role at Dick Clark Productions, where he worked on the Billboard Music Awards, New Year's Rockin' Eve With Ryan Seacrest and the American Music Awards. Before that, Unger worked in development at CMT and Pilgrim Studios.
The trio will report to E!'s senior vp development and programming Damla Dogan.
The news comes after the recent promotion of Jen Neal to executive producer of live events at the network. In addition to E!'s continued push into scripted originals like The Royals and The Arrangement, the channel also recently acquired the People's Choice Awards, which will make its E! debut in 2018.