New York – AMC/Sundance Channel Global, the international division of AMC Networks, announced that Harold Gronenthal has been promoted to Executive Vice President, Programming and Operations. 

In addition, Jennie Morris has been promoted to Vice President, Affiliate Marketing, while Mark Fareri has been elevated to Director of Operations, AMC/Sundance Channel Global. These developments follow recent announcements of plans to bolster staff in Asia across numerous areas of the business.

“Harold has been integral to the growth of our global business, and his promotion reflects his many valuable contributions. These promotions and expanded programming initiatives reflect the strong growth of AMC/Sundance Channel Global and the increased demand for our linear and VOD services,” said Bruce Tuchman, President of AMC/Sundance Channel Global.

Gronenthal is a veteran of AMC Networks (formerly Rainbow Media Holdings) with management experience in many of the key areas of the business. Reporting to Tuchman, he oversees programming and network operations for Sundance Channel and WE tv’s international business. 

Morris oversees marketing and multiplatform media campaigns for AMC/Sundance Channel Global to support affiliates and drive consumer and distributor demand for the company’s entertainment brands, Sundance Channel and WE tv. Fareri will be responsible for managing operations including the preparation and delivery of all VOD content for affiliates. He also continues to manage relationships with foreign language customization vendors, as well as the Company’s European origination facility. 

New programme acquisitions and premiere dates