THR's Guider added to Peabody board


Elizabeth Guider, editor of The Hollywood Reporter, has been tapped as a member of the board of the Peabody Awards and will participate in the selection process for winners in the 68th annual competition.

Guider is the first staffer at THR to serve on the 16-member board and will do so for three years.

Winners for outstanding achievement in electronic media — consisting of radio, television, cable and Web content aired in 2008 — will be unveiled April 1 ahead of the awards presentation May 18. (partialdiff)