Kinetic Content adds producers, creatives
New hires' credits include 'Dirty Jobs,' 'Britain's Got Talent'NEW YORK -- Multiplatform production firm Kinetic Content is adding new producers and creative staff.
Among the hires are:
-- Kathleen Burns Rohr as COO: She most recently ran production for Pilgrim Films & Television where she oversaw such programming as "American Chopper," "The Ultimate Fighter," "Dirty Jobs" and "Ghost Hunters."
-- Arash Ghadishah as senior vp: Ghadishah comes from ABC News where he covered such stories as the U.S. invasion of Iraq and the presidency (as a White House reporter).
-- Emma Conway as vp: The British producer most recently relocated to Los Angeles in a deal with Fremantle and worked across series including "Let's Make a Deal." Her U.K. credits include "V Graham Norton" and "Britain's Got Talent."
-- Heather Downie as manager. Downie was previously a writer, producer and assignment editor for ABC News, where she produced segments for "Nightline," "World News Tonight" and "Good Morning America."
Said Kinetic Content CEO Chris Coelen: "I am thrilled that this amazing group has come together in such short order, enabling us to be in the market immediately with a slate of high-quality new programming."