Nicholas Butterworth Named Head of Product for People.com and EW.com

A new role at Time Inc.

Time Inc. has named Nicholas Butterworth head of product, digital entertainment for People.com and EW.com, a new role at the company.

Butterworth previously served as CEO of MTV Interactive Group, Diversion Media, Kleverbeast Inc., and SonicNet.

“We couldn’t be more excited to have Nicholas join us,” said Suejin Yang, People and EW’s VP, general manager, in a statement. “His deep experience with entertainment brands and the start-up world is critical to establishing transformational product leadership to our business, which ensures our continued growth.”