Al Roker Leisure has appointed Lisa Tucker as SVP of Growth and Manufacturing, the enterprise introduced on Tuesday.
She will probably be accountable for showrunners, the creation of each scripted and unscripted content material, and editorial selections together with inventive leads. Al Roker and EVP Tracie Brennan are Tucker’s speedy superiors.
Tucker possesses a prolonged resume. The Emmy-winning showrunner and government producer beforehand labored at PTTV (Image This Tv), the place she oversaw a number of collection for networks like MTV, Bravo, and VH1.
Tucker remarked, “I like the revolutionary and team-based method of producing and promoting initiatives. Nothing is extra fulfilling than making comedic and heartfelt pilots and collection, and my passions match properly with ARE’s goal. I’m actually thrilled to be part of this unimaginable crew.
“Lisa is a superb inventive expertise and he or she provides additional power to our initiatives having developed and offered a number of collection throughout completely different platforms,” stated Roker, the corporate’s CEO. Our working slate has grown to accommodate the expectations of our content material distribution companions on this period of “peak TV.” The Private Librarian by Heather Terrell and Victoria Christopher Murray and Beverly Jenkins‘ Hopetown, which is predicated on her Blessings novels, are simply a few the techniques and platforms Lisa will work with due to her important information.