BSkyB promotes Simon Rexworthy

Replaces Lisa McDonald at Sky Box Office

LONDON -- BSkyB has promoted Simon Rexworthy to the post of controller of acquisitions and Sky Box Office, replacing Lisa McDonald, who has quit for a post at U.K.-based Entertainment Film Distributors.

Rexworthy, currently financial controller of Sky Movies, will add oversight of the development of Sky's VOD and PPV movie services to his new role. He joined Sky in 2002 as a financial analyst.