NBC Names Digital Content VP

NEW YORK Cameron Death, most recently with Miscrosoft, has joined NBC Digital Entertainment as vp, digital content.

In his new role, he will oversee the division’s digital production and be involved with marrying advertiser brands with online content. He will report to Vivi Zigler, evp, NBC Digital Entertainment.

Death spent 10 years at Microsoft, where he was involved in overseeing MSN’s Branded Entertainment and Experience team in the U.S. He was also an original member of MSN’s Custom Solutions team. He began his career at Knight-Ridder, where he was director of new business ventures at the K-R owned St. Paul Pioneer Press in Minnesota.

“Cameron is a successful and proven entrepreneur and I’m thrilled he’s joining us,” said Ben Silverman, co-chairman, NBC Entertainment and Universal Media Studios. “I’m looking forward to him bringing his unique talent and deft understanding of growth business opportunities to our team.”