Epix adds Courtney Menzel

MTV veteran joins as senior vp of content distribution

NEW YORK -- Epix, the premium entertainment service joint venture formed by Viacom Inc., MGM and Lionsgate, has appointed MTV Networks veteran Courtney Menzel as senior vp of content distribution.

“During her twelve years with MTV Networks, Courtney has gained a reputation for delivering outstanding results, working tirelessly and thinking big -- traits that Epix was designed to exhibit,” said Epix head Mark Greenberg.

"Epix is undoubtedly going to revolutionize entertainment, charting a course in content distribution other networks are sure to follow,” said Menzel. “This brand is ahead of its time in terms of offering such compelling movie and entertainment programming on multiple platforms."