The network’s former EVP, instrumental in a success of ratings strike “Portlandia,” assumes her latest upon all sides during a New York domicile immediately.
AMC Networks voiced Monday which Jennifer Caserta, senior physical education instructor clamp boss as good as ubiquitous physical education instructor of IFC, would pretence a purpose of network boss as good as GM, in effect immediately.
Casserta, who assimilated IFC in 2004, takes upon a latest purpose in a arise of former IFC TV as good as Sundance Channel boss Evan Shapiro's depart for Participant Television.
“Jen has been a extensive item to a network, heading IFC’s successful rebrand as good as a passing from one to another final year to an ad upheld model, as good as implementing an strange programming plan that’s resonating with viewers," pronounced AMC Networks CEO Ed Carroll. "IFC’s graphic code as good as concentration upon original, off-kilter comedies has positioned it intensely good between viewers, advertisers as good as affiliates. Jen is a superb personality as good as a savvy senior physical education instructor as good as I’m really gratified to commend her most accomplishments with this well-deserved promotion.”
IFC became ad upheld in 2011 as good as has given seen assembly expansion for a blueprint humerous entertainment uncover Portlandia. Improving ratings 150 percent, deteriorate to season, a sophomore tour additionally warranted a network a initial Peabody Award.
Prior to portion as EVP as good as GM of IFC, Casserta served as EVP of marketing, communications, scheduling as good as pick programming and, originally, VP of marketing. She's greenlit strange comedies The Increasingly Poor Decisions of Todd Margaret, Onion News Network and Whisker Wars, as good as a arriving originals Comedy Bang! Bang! and Bunk.
She'll go on to work from a network's New York City headquarters, stating without delay to Carroll.