Lukasiewicz promoted at NBC

Becomes vp NBC News specials and digital media

Mark Lukasiewicz has been named vp NBC News specials and digital media.

He will report to MSNBC president Phil Griffin.

Since 2006, Lukasiewicz has served as vp digital media, overseeing the news division's expansion into digital media and the integration between the information networks of NBC across existing and emerging distribution platforms.

He will now add responsibility for NBC News Specials, overseeing and coordinating multiplatform coverage of major planned events as well as breaking news events for NBC News, MSNBC,, CNBC, Telemundo and NBC News Channel.