Lisa-Renee Ramirez joins

Emmy winner running all production at HD net

Lisa-Renee Ramirez has joined Entertainment Studios as executive vp and executive producer of its 24-hour high-definition network Ramirez will run all production at the network, one of six new HD nets the company is launching on the Verizon FiOS TV network.

"We are very excited to have Ms. Ramirez on our team," said Entertainment Studios chairman and CEO Byron Allen, who made the announcement. "Lisa-Renee brings her strong talent and valuable experience to our studio, which enables us to continue our company's commitment to creating and distributing high quality, lifestyle-oriented television programming that is both engaging and entertaining."

Ramirez, winner of 16 regional Emmys, most recently worked at KCBS-TV, where she exec produced red carpet specials for the Grammys, Latin Grammys and Emmys. She also produced preshows and postshows for CBS' "Survivor." Before KCBS, Ramirez spent 10 years at KABC in Los Angeles.