Kay upped to Spike TV president


Kevin Kay has been upped to president of Spike TV.

Kay, who is based in New York, had served as GM and executive vp of the cable netework for two years.

In his new role, Kay will oversee all original series development, serving as the driving force behind the creative direction of the network. He also will continue to oversee production of specials and sports programming as well as the marketing, corporate communications, research, on-air promotions, online and production departments.

Kay will report to MTVN Entertainment Group president Doug Herzog.