NBC ups alternative exec Meredith Ahr
Named senior vp alternative programming and development
"Meredith is a passionate, laser-focused creative executive," said Paul Telegdy, executive vp alternative programming and development, to whom Ahr will report. "She is the producer's ultimate ally at the network, blending big-picture marketing instincts with a real feel for storytelling. Simply put, she makes shows better."
Ahr joined the network in 2001 and has helped develop "America's Got Talent," "Celebrity Apprentice" and "The Marriage Ref."