Mark Gordon Co. ups Kim to vp


Jae Kim has been upped to vp of TV development & production at the Mark Gordon Co., which has five series on the air, including ABC's "Grey's Anatomy" and its upcoming spinoff "Private Practice."

Kim, who reports to MGC's president of television Deborah Spera, has been instrumental in the development and production of the company's breakout hit for Lifetime "Army Wives," which has been picked up for a second season. He was also involved in the development of praised upcoming CW series "Reaper" and in overseeing production of CBS' "Criminal Minds."

Before joining MGC, Kim was manager of original programming at Showtime.