• Dennis Miller

    President, The CW Network

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  • Betty Ellen Berlamino

    Executive Vice President, Distribution, The CW

    Betty Ellen Berlamino is Executive Vice President, Distribution, The CW, overseeing all network distribution and affiliate relations at The CW as well as serving as the network’s primary liaison with its station groups and MVPDs. Berlamino joined the network in February 2020.

    The CW’s affiliate marketing activities are jointly managed by both Berlamino and Rick Haskins, President, Streaming & Chief Brand Officer.

    Berlamino assumed her new role after having served as Senior Vice President and Director of Sales, CBS Television Stations, since June 2015 where she was responsible for eight sales offices for the owned-and-operated station group. Prior to this role, Berlamino was President & General Manager of the CBS owned television station WLNY where she led the integration of the previously privately held company into the CBS portfolio.

    Before joining CBS, Berlamino spent 17 years with WPIX-TV, the New York affiliate of The CW, including nearly 10 years as the station’s President and General Manager where she led all aspects of the station’s sales, marketing, programming, engineering, news, finance and human resource departments. While in this role, Berlamino also led the Tribune New York Foundation that worked to improve the vitality of cultural offerings in the community and enhance broadcasting and journalism throughout the tri-state area. During this time, Berlamino also led Care 4 Kids, a local, grass roots organization that was designed to raise money for local children’s charities.

    Prior to being named president-GM of WPIX in December 2000, Berlamino was VP-station manager, beginning in October 1998. She joined WPIX as general sales manager in October 1993. Before that, she was the local sales manager of KTLA Los Angeles for six years where she led the local sales team to become the number one billing station in the DMA. 

    A graduate of Syracuse University, with a Bachelor of Science in Journalism, Berlamino began her career in local sales at KCOP in Los Angeles.

    Betty Ellen Berlamino is Executive Vice President, Distribution, The CW, overseeing all network distribution and affiliate relations at The CW as well as serving as the network’s primary liaison with its station groups and MVPDs. Berlamino joined the network in February 2020.

    The CW’s affiliate marketing activities are jointly managed by both Berlamino and Rick Haskins, President, Streaming & Chief Brand Officer.

    Berlamino assumed her new role after having served as Senior Vice President and Director of Sales, CBS Television Stations, since June 2015 where she was responsible for eight sales offices for the owned-and-operated station group. Prior to this role, Berlamino was President & General Manager of the CBS owned television station WLNY where she led the integration of the previously privately held company into the CBS portfolio.

    Before joining CBS, Berlamino spent 17 years with WPIX-TV, the New York affiliate of The CW, including nearly 10 years as the station’s President and General Manager where she led all aspects of the station’s sales, marketing, programming, engineering, news, finance and human resource departments. While in this role, Berlamino also led the Tribune New York Foundation that worked to improve the vitality of cultural offerings in the community and enhance broadcasting and journalism throughout the tri-state area. During this time, Berlamino also led Care 4 Kids, a local, grass roots organization that was designed to raise money for local children’s charities.

    Prior to being named president-GM of WPIX in December 2000, Berlamino was VP-station manager, beginning in October 1998. She joined WPIX as general sales manager in October 1993. Before that, she was the local sales manager of KTLA Los Angeles for six years where she led the local sales team to become the number one billing station in the DMA. 

    A graduate of Syracuse University, with a Bachelor of Science in Journalism, Berlamino began her career in local sales at KCOP in Los Angeles.

  • Rebekah E. Dopp

    Executive Vice President of Distribution, Strategy, and Affiliate Relations

    Rebekah E. Dopp is Executive Vice President of Distribution, Strategy, and Affiliate Relations for The CW Network, responsible for negotiating and managing the network’s distribution and overseeing affiliate relations with The CW’s station group partners. She has led global product, engineering, strategy, marketing, and distribution teams and is proud to have served as a senior leader on the launch teams for HBO GO, CBS All Access (Paramount+), and YouTube TV.

     

    Prior to joining Nexstar, Ms. Dopp was at Google where she was recruited in 2016 to build and negotiate partnerships with the 700+ local stations for the launch of YouTube TV. Under her leadership, YouTube TV eclipsed all other virtual distributors in local broadcast carriage. During her tenure, Ms. Dopp also led programs within the Google News Initiative that provided local newsrooms with research and resources and launched Exponent, a non-profit gender equity accelerator, that includes Gloria Steinem, Amy Richards, Erika Alexander, Abby Wambach, and Glennon & Amanda Doyle as partners and collaborators.

     

    Previously, Ms. Dopp served as Senior Vice President, Advanced Digital Services at CBS. Reporting to the President, she led ideation, creation and implementation of multi-platform digital strategies. She also acted as a technology expert on complex deals and as the chief evangelist and distribution lead on digital products for TV affiliates. Prior to CBS, she spent 14 years with HBO, culminating as Vice President, Digital Products leading a cross-functional, international team including product, finance, legal, and engineering leads to launch new and existing digital products with global affiliate and technology partners. Early in her career, Ms. Dopp was head of the program management office (PMO) overseeing the end-to-end media supply chain for HBO’s strategic technology partners.

     

    As an independent corporate director, Ms. Dopp was a board member of Tilray (NASDAQ: TLRY) from 2018-2021. Tilray was hailed as the most successful IPO of 2018, and on TIME’s 100 Most Influential Companies list of 2021. She served on the compensation (chair), transaction (chair), audit, nominating and governance, and special committees. She has been on the board of directors for the Canadian American Business Council since 2019. She also serves on the advisory boards of Bonfire Digital Wellness, FinTech4Good, BWG Strategy, and Dentons Women in Technology. In the non-profit sector, she served on the board of trustees for The New York Foundling and as the chair of the board for the Child Abuse Prevention Program (CAPP) for more than 10 years, among other board service.

     

    Ms. Dopp graduated with a Bachelor of Business Administration with a concentration in finance from The College of William & Mary. She is a fellow of the Betsy Magness Leadership Institute as well as a National Association of Corporate Directors (NACD) leadership fellow. She participated in the Directors’ College at Stanford Law School, the TV Executive Leadership Program at Harvard Business School, and the NACD Master Class.

     

    Rebekah E. Dopp is Executive Vice President of Distribution, Strategy, and Affiliate Relations for The CW Network, responsible for negotiating and managing the network’s distribution and overseeing affiliate relations with The CW’s station group partners. She has led global product, engineering, strategy, marketing, and distribution teams and is proud to have served as a senior leader on the launch teams for HBO GO, CBS All Access (Paramount+), and YouTube TV.

     

    Prior to joining Nexstar, Ms. Dopp was at Google where she was recruited in 2016 to build and negotiate partnerships with the 700+ local stations for the launch of YouTube TV. Under her leadership, YouTube TV eclipsed all other virtual distributors in local broadcast carriage. During her tenure, Ms. Dopp also led programs within the Google News Initiative that provided local newsrooms with research and resources and launched Exponent, a non-profit gender equity accelerator, that includes Gloria Steinem, Amy Richards, Erika Alexander, Abby Wambach, and Glennon & Amanda Doyle as partners and collaborators.

     

    Previously, Ms. Dopp served as Senior Vice President, Advanced Digital Services at CBS. Reporting to the President, she led ideation, creation and implementation of multi-platform digital strategies. She also acted as a technology expert on complex deals and as the chief evangelist and distribution lead on digital products for TV affiliates. Prior to CBS, she spent 14 years with HBO, culminating as Vice President, Digital Products leading a cross-functional, international team including product, finance, legal, and engineering leads to launch new and existing digital products with global affiliate and technology partners. Early in her career, Ms. Dopp was head of the program management office (PMO) overseeing the end-to-end media supply chain for HBO’s strategic technology partners.

     

    As an independent corporate director, Ms. Dopp was a board member of Tilray (NASDAQ: TLRY) from 2018-2021. Tilray was hailed as the most successful IPO of 2018, and on TIME’s 100 Most Influential Companies list of 2021. She served on the compensation (chair), transaction (chair), audit, nominating and governance, and special committees. She has been on the board of directors for the Canadian American Business Council since 2019. She also serves on the advisory boards of Bonfire Digital Wellness, FinTech4Good, BWG Strategy, and Dentons Women in Technology. In the non-profit sector, she served on the board of trustees for The New York Foundling and as the chair of the board for the Child Abuse Prevention Program (CAPP) for more than 10 years, among other board service.

     

    Ms. Dopp graduated with a Bachelor of Business Administration with a concentration in finance from The College of William & Mary. She is a fellow of the Betsy Magness Leadership Institute as well as a National Association of Corporate Directors (NACD) leadership fellow. She participated in the Directors’ College at Stanford Law School, the TV Executive Leadership Program at Harvard Business School, and the NACD Master Class.

     

  • Beth Feldman

    Senior Vice President Communications

     

    Beth Feldman joins The CW with nearly three decades of experience leading and executing mainstream, digital, and social media campaigns on behalf of leading television networks, film studios, consumer brands and authors. Throughout her career she launched major talk shows, primetime series, and high profile, well-known brands by developing groundbreaking media campaigns that generate media exposure and drive consumer and viewer awareness.

     

    In addition to her new duties with The CW, Feldman serves as Executive Director of Communication for the Networks Division of Nexstar Media Inc., overseeing communications for NewsNation, multicast networks, and radio. In this role Feldman has overseen the media awareness campaigns regarding the expansion of programming at NewsNation, the launch of “Cuomo,” and the communication strategy for the network’s mid-term election coverage.

     

    For the past 15 years, Feldman has served as a partner at Beyond PR Group, developing and executing successful digital media and influencer activation campaigns on behalf of more than a dozen television series and syndicated talk shows from major television networks including: “The Talk,” “Survivor,” “The Good Wife,” “Mom,” “48 Hours,” “The Goldbergs,” “Dr. Ken,” and “Timeless,” among others. From 1996 to 2007, she held positions of increasing responsibility with the CBS Television Network and served as Vice President for the CBS Communications Group. As a leading network television communications professional, Feldman played an integral role in the media campaigns for Emmy award-winning television shows such as CBS’ hit series “CSI,” “The Amazing Race,” and the final season of “Everybody Loves Raymond.”

     

    Feldman holds a Master’s degree in journalism from New York University and graduated with honors with a B.A. in Communications from the University of Massachusetts at Amherst. She currently resides in New Rochelle, NY with her family.

     

     

    Beth Feldman joins The CW with nearly three decades of experience leading and executing mainstream, digital, and social media campaigns on behalf of leading television networks, film studios, consumer brands and authors. Throughout her career she launched major talk shows, primetime series, and high profile, well-known brands by developing groundbreaking media campaigns that generate media exposure and drive consumer and viewer awareness.

     

    In addition to her new duties with The CW, Feldman serves as Executive Director of Communication for the Networks Division of Nexstar Media Inc., overseeing communications for NewsNation, multicast networks, and radio. In this role Feldman has overseen the media awareness campaigns regarding the expansion of programming at NewsNation, the launch of “Cuomo,” and the communication strategy for the network’s mid-term election coverage.

     

    For the past 15 years, Feldman has served as a partner at Beyond PR Group, developing and executing successful digital media and influencer activation campaigns on behalf of more than a dozen television series and syndicated talk shows from major television networks including: “The Talk,” “Survivor,” “The Good Wife,” “Mom,” “48 Hours,” “The Goldbergs,” “Dr. Ken,” and “Timeless,” among others. From 1996 to 2007, she held positions of increasing responsibility with the CBS Television Network and served as Vice President for the CBS Communications Group. As a leading network television communications professional, Feldman played an integral role in the media campaigns for Emmy award-winning television shows such as CBS’ hit series “CSI,” “The Amazing Race,” and the final season of “Everybody Loves Raymond.”

     

    Feldman holds a Master’s degree in journalism from New York University and graduated with honors with a B.A. in Communications from the University of Massachusetts at Amherst. She currently resides in New Rochelle, NY with her family.

     

  • Gaye Hirsch

    Executive Vice President, Development, The CW

     

    Gaye Hirsch was named Executive Vice President, Development, The CW, in January 2018, and oversees all scripted and alternative series development for the network, as well as current alternative series and specials.

    Hirsch was previously Senior Vice President of Scripted Development for The CW, and has been closely involved in the development of all The CW’s scripted series, including THE FLASH, ARROW, JANE THE VIRGIN, CRAZY EX-GIRLFRIEND, and RIVERDALE.  Hirsch transitioned into scripted development at The CW in 2009, after serving in the network’s current programming department as Senior Vice President, where she oversaw the day-to-day production on CW series, including GOSSIP GIRL.  She first joined The CW in 2006 as Vice President, Current Programming.

    Previously, Hirsch had served as a Senior Executive at Cruise/Wagner Productions since 2000.  Prior to Cruise/Wagner, she was Vice President of Production for HBO Films, working on such Emmy and Golden Globe Award-winning films as “Gia” and “Introducing Dorothy Dandridge.”  She began her career at Touchstone Pictures, where she eventually became Vice President, Production. 

    Hirsch earned her MBA in entertainment management from the Anderson Graduate School of Management at the University of California, Los Angeles.  She earned her bachelor of science degree from Cornell University.

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

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    Gaye Hirsch was named Executive Vice President, Development, The CW, in January 2018, and oversees all scripted and alternative series development for the network, as well as current alternative series and specials.

    Hirsch was previously Senior Vice President of Scripted Development for The CW, and has been closely involved in the development of all The CW’s scripted series, including THE FLASH, ARROW, JANE THE VIRGIN, CRAZY EX-GIRLFRIEND, and RIVERDALE.  Hirsch transitioned into scripted development at The CW in 2009, after serving in the network’s current programming department as Senior Vice President, where she oversaw the day-to-day production on CW series, including GOSSIP GIRL.  She first joined The CW in 2006 as Vice President, Current Programming.

    Previously, Hirsch had served as a Senior Executive at Cruise/Wagner Productions since 2000.  Prior to Cruise/Wagner, she was Vice President of Production for HBO Films, working on such Emmy and Golden Globe Award-winning films as “Gia” and “Introducing Dorothy Dandridge.”  She began her career at Touchstone Pictures, where she eventually became Vice President, Production. 

    Hirsch earned her MBA in entertainment management from the Anderson Graduate School of Management at the University of California, Los Angeles.  She earned her bachelor of science degree from Cornell University.

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

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  • Kevin Levy

    Executive Vice President, Program Planning, Scheduling and Acquisitions, The CW

    Kevin Levy was promoted to Executive Vice President, Program Planning, Scheduling and Acquisitions, The CW Network, in April 2018.

     

    A 20-year scheduling veteran, Levy oversees the strategic planning and scheduling of all programming across The CW’s schedule and has expanded his responsibilities to include the acquisitions of movies, specials, and series. Levy was instrumental in securing The CW’s newly acquired international series LEONARDO, BUMP, PROFESSIONALS, WELLINGTON PARANORMAL, CORONER, DEVILS, as well as the hit series PENN & TELLER: FOOL US among other series and specials.

     

    Levy was named Senior Vice President, Program Planning and Scheduling, The CW, in 2014. He has been with the network since it launched in 2006, joining as Director, Program Planning and Scheduling, and was promoted to Vice President in 2007. Levy transitioned to The CW from UPN where he began his television career in 1998 as an assistant in the scheduling department, was named Manager, Scheduling in 1999, then Director, Program Planning and Scheduling in 2002.

     

    Levy earned his Bachelor of Arts degree in English literature and creative writing from the State University of New York at Binghamton.

     



    Kevin Levy was promoted to Executive Vice President, Program Planning, Scheduling and Acquisitions, The CW Network, in April 2018.

     

    A 20-year scheduling veteran, Levy oversees the strategic planning and scheduling of all programming across The CW’s schedule and has expanded his responsibilities to include the acquisitions of movies, specials, and series. Levy was instrumental in securing The CW’s newly acquired international series LEONARDO, BUMP, PROFESSIONALS, WELLINGTON PARANORMAL, CORONER, DEVILS, as well as the hit series PENN & TELLER: FOOL US among other series and specials.

     

    Levy was named Senior Vice President, Program Planning and Scheduling, The CW, in 2014. He has been with the network since it launched in 2006, joining as Director, Program Planning and Scheduling, and was promoted to Vice President in 2007. Levy transitioned to The CW from UPN where he began his television career in 1998 as an assistant in the scheduling department, was named Manager, Scheduling in 1999, then Director, Program Planning and Scheduling in 2002.

     

    Levy earned his Bachelor of Arts degree in English literature and creative writing from the State University of New York at Binghamton.

     



  • Michael Roberts

    Executive Vice President, Current Programming, The CW

    Michael Roberts was named Executive Vice President, Current Programming, The CW, in April 2006.  Roberts supervises and provides creative direction for all scripted series on The CW's primetime schedule.


    Roberts previously served as Executive Vice President, Current Programming at The WB. He had been overseeing The WB's current programming department since July 2004 when he was named Senior Vice President, Current Programming.


    Before joining The WB, Roberts spent his career in the motion picture business, most recently for 10 years at Walt Disney Pictures, rising to Senior Vice President of Production. Roberts began his career at Paramount Pictures as a creative executive and also worked at Weintraub Entertainment Group. He has worked on feature films such as "Top Gun," "Children of a Lesser God," "Beverly Hills Cop II," "Three Men and a Little Lady," "Man of the House," "Simon Birch" and "Mighty Joe Young."

    Michael Roberts was named Executive Vice President, Current Programming, The CW, in April 2006.  Roberts supervises and provides creative direction for all scripted series on The CW's primetime schedule.


    Roberts previously served as Executive Vice President, Current Programming at The WB. He had been overseeing The WB's current programming department since July 2004 when he was named Senior Vice President, Current Programming.


    Before joining The WB, Roberts spent his career in the motion picture business, most recently for 10 years at Walt Disney Pictures, rising to Senior Vice President of Production. Roberts began his career at Paramount Pictures as a creative executive and also worked at Weintraub Entertainment Group. He has worked on feature films such as "Top Gun," "Children of a Lesser God," "Beverly Hills Cop II," "Three Men and a Little Lady," "Man of the House," "Simon Birch" and "Mighty Joe Young."

  • Rob Tuck

    Executive Vice President, National Sales, The CW

     

    Rob Tuck was named Executive Vice President, National Sales, The CW, in 2008, and leads all of the network’s sales and advertising.  Based in New York City, he manages The CW’s sales forces in New York, Los Angeles and Chicago. 

    In this role, Tuck oversees all of The CW’s multi-platform national sales efforts for all CW and CW Seed program offerings.  This includes the network’s broadcast primetime advertising, as well as all digital and OTT sales platforms.  Under Tuck, The CW has been a leader in the industry in digital sales, implementing its breakthrough convergence sales strategy in 2010, which was widely embraced by both advertisers and viewers.  This innovative initiative effectively created price parity across platforms, while increasing the commercial load in the network’s episodic streaming.  Convergence also introduced a new methodology for measuring online viewership, which worked within the existing television investment model for advertisers.

    Previously, Tuck served as Executive Vice President, Sales and Planning, The CW since 2006.  Prior to The CW, Tuck had been Senior Vice President, National Sales, The WB since 2002.  He joined the The WB in 1995 during its first broadcast season, rising through the ranks serving as Vice President of East Coast Sales, Vice President of Western Sales, and Vice President of Pricing.

    Before joining The WB, Tuck served as Group Director of National Broadcast at TeleVest (now MediaVest), and as a research manager for MMT.

    Tuck earned his bachelor of science from the State University of New York at Stony Brook.

     

     

    Rob Tuck was named Executive Vice President, National Sales, The CW, in 2008, and leads all of the network’s sales and advertising.  Based in New York City, he manages The CW’s sales forces in New York, Los Angeles and Chicago. 

    In this role, Tuck oversees all of The CW’s multi-platform national sales efforts for all CW and CW Seed program offerings.  This includes the network’s broadcast primetime advertising, as well as all digital and OTT sales platforms.  Under Tuck, The CW has been a leader in the industry in digital sales, implementing its breakthrough convergence sales strategy in 2010, which was widely embraced by both advertisers and viewers.  This innovative initiative effectively created price parity across platforms, while increasing the commercial load in the network’s episodic streaming.  Convergence also introduced a new methodology for measuring online viewership, which worked within the existing television investment model for advertisers.

    Previously, Tuck served as Executive Vice President, Sales and Planning, The CW since 2006.  Prior to The CW, Tuck had been Senior Vice President, National Sales, The WB since 2002.  He joined the The WB in 1995 during its first broadcast season, rising through the ranks serving as Vice President of East Coast Sales, Vice President of Western Sales, and Vice President of Pricing.

    Before joining The WB, Tuck served as Group Director of National Broadcast at TeleVest (now MediaVest), and as a research manager for MMT.

    Tuck earned his bachelor of science from the State University of New York at Stony Brook.

     

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