Discovery acquires SCA's merger man


Discovery Communications has tapped Sony Corp. of America executive James Rosenstock as senior vp business development and strategy. He will lead the team that evaluates and executes acquisitions, joint ventures, partnerships and other growth opportunities and will play an integral role in overall strategic planning, boosting efforts to enhance profitability and shareholder value. Rosenstock most recently was vp corporate development and mergers and acquisitions group at SCA. At Discovery, he will report to Bruce Campbell, president of digital media and business development.