Tuchman upped to MGM Nets president
Exec oversaw channel launches, HD rolloutLONDON -- MGM has promoted Bruce Tuchman to the newly created position of president of MGM Networks, chairman and CEO Harry Sloan announced Thursday.
The appointment follows successful MGM channel launches on the Sky Italia platform and landmark deals in India, as well as the rollout of high-definition channels in Poland and Israel on Tuchman's watch.
During his seven-year tenure as executive vp MGM Networks, Tuchman has also overseen expansion into mobile, IPTV and on-demand programming.
"Under Bruce's leadership, the MGM channel has grown more in the last few years than in the past decade, all in keeping with our new mandate of global expansion," Sloan said.
"Since arriving at MGM, Bruce has transformed MGM Networks into a valuable asset and source of profit that has been yielding impressive growth each year since," he added.