Condé Adds Programming Exec

Jonathan Koa comes aboard.

Condé Nast Entertainment (CNE) has named Jonathan Koa senior vice president, scripted programming.

Koa was previously an executive at ABC, overseeing comedy series development.

“Jon’s broad experience working at both a network and a studio gives him a unique perspective of a very dynamic marketplace,” said CNE president Dawn Ostroff, in a statement. “His extensive relationships with top talent, along with his creative instincts, will be a tremendous advantage for us in developing scripted programming from the wealth of material that comes from our magazines, digital platforms and archives.”

Koa’s appointment is effective November 16.