Robert Tercek to head OWN digital media

Begins Nov. 3 in Los Angeles

Robert Tercek has been named president of digital media at OWN: The Oprah Winfrey Network, a joint venture between Winfrey and Discovery Communications.

Tercek will oversee the multimedia ventures for OWN and, effective Nov. 3. He will be based in Los Angeles, with an office in Chicago as well.

Tercek most recently co-founded the social media Web sites and PeopleJam and before that was chief marketing officer at MForma Group.