TLC Announces Two Executive Appointments

Alon Orstein and Timothy Kuryak have been named vice presidents of production and development.

TLC has made two executive appointments in production and development.

Alon Orstein has been named vice president of production and development, East Coast, while Timothy Kuryak has been tapped vice president of production and develpment, West Coast.

Orstein, a veteran of Discovery Communications, will oversee editorial and execution of series and special in addition to building relationships with external production partners. He will be based in Silver Spring, MD, where TLC is based.

Kuryak will oversee the West Coast production team, liaising with the production community and working with TLC's East Coast team.

Both will report to Howard Lee, senior vice president of production and development.

Orstein previously worked at Discovery Health, Planet Green and Fit TV. Kuryak acted as a consultant for several companies, and sold projects to TLC, Animal Planet, Lifetime and HGTV.