Bonnie Hammer Takes Over Entire Cable Portfolio at NBCUniversal

Lauren Zalaznick will run all digital properties, giving up control of Bravo and other networks

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!.