Sabin joins TLC team as COO


TLC new president and GM Angela Shapiro-Mathes is bringing another member of her executive team at Fox TV Studios to the cable network. Edward Sabin has joined TLC as COO. In the newly created position, he will oversee the cable network's overall business strategy, working with ad sales, finance, business/legal affairs, affiliate sales and international. He also will be responsible for TLC's digital and business development and will report to Shapiro-Mathes.

In September, Shapiro-Mathes recruited her former head of marketing at FtvS Regina DiMartino in the same position at TLC.

Sabin spent more than seven years with FtvS, rising to senior vp business development and operations. He most recently was the group president and COO of international TV production and distribution company Alchemy Television Group.