Lauren Zalaznick

Former NBCU Exec Lauren Zalaznick Discusses Her Role With Refinery29

Millennial fashion, beauty and lifestyle website Refinery29 announced today that Lauren Zalaznick will be joining the company as a strategic adviser.

Emilio Romano to Leave NBCUniversal

Joe Uva, NBCU's chairman of Hispanic enterprises and content, told staff this morning that Emilio Romano will be leaving the group, where he headed Spanish-language broadcaster Telemundo and cable network Mun2.

Lauren Zalaznick to Leave NBCUniversal

Lauren Zalaznick is leaving NBCUniversal after 12 years, following a reorganization in February that put the networks in her portfolio under the control of Bonnie Hammer.

NBCUniversal Goes It Alone With Non-NewFront Event

NBCUniversal last month broke with the Digital Content NewFront posse of upfront presenters (taking its place: CBS Interactive). Now the company is planning a stand-alone, non-NewFront event it has dubbed “Digital.Amplified.”

NBCU Adds More Sales Staff Under Yaccarino Pre-Upfront

NBCUniversal ad sales head Linda Yaccarino has created four new titles on the company's ad sales roster, adding muscle to a team that has been growing since she arrived at the conglomerate, just prior to last year's upfront presentations, from NBCU cable rival Turner.

Bonnie Hammer Takes Over Entire Cable Portfolio at NBCUniversal

Bonnie Hammer is taking over all cable properties at NBCUniversal, making her responsible for about half of the company's operating cash flow, according to an internal memo sent to staff by Steve Burke earlier today. Hammer has led USA to the top of the ratings heap on cable television; she's also helped realize growth at Syfy and E!.

NBCU Consolidates Ad Sales Under Yaccarino

Less than a year after being tapped to lead NBCUniversal’s cable and digital ad sales efforts, Linda Yaccarino is assuming oversight of the company’s broadcast sales business.

Old Navy Back in Style With StyleCandy Deal

Old Navy is teaming up with NBCUniversal's StyleCandy initiative, a partnership between the company's Style network and the Daily Candy digital platform that was the centerpiece of its NewFront presentation this spring.

Oxygen Upfront Highlights New Programming

NBCUniversal cable network Oxygen—Bravo's "little sister" network—announced a long list of new shows Wednesday, hours before its annual party and programming breakdown at the top of the Dream Hotel in Chelsea.

Style Gets a Boost

As previously reported by Adweek, the Style network is getting... well, not a facelift, but certainly the network equivalent of microdermabrasion.