BBC America Hires Ex-CableVision Exec

Mike D. Neeves will oversee all aspects of the program schedule.

BBC America has tapped Mike D. Neeves to vp, program scheduling, it was announced Wednesday.

The former CableVision executive will be responsible for overseeing all aspects of the program schedule for BBC America and BBC America On-Demand.

“Mike’s a dynamic programming executive with a great track record for targeting television audiences and driving ratings. Mike’s not only a perfect fit for our team, but as BBC America's new programming strategy gets underway he’s just what we need to help us get to the next stage of our development," BBC America's svp, programming Richard De Croce said in a statement.

Neeves will report to De Croce. He has also worked at Fuse Networks, A&E/Bio Channel and Lifetime.