Trisha Husson has been promoted at Disney Frequent Leisure. Husson has been named Head of Approach, Commercial Operations and Finance at the Peter Rice-speed division, which oversees developing long-established leisure and information converse material for the Firm’s streaming platforms and its cable and broadcast networks.
Husson, as EVP of Approach and Commercial Operations, has been managing day-to-day operations after Ravi Ahuja stepped down in 2020.
The role moreover entails oversight of converse material study, insights and scheduling, converse material valuation, tune industrial affairs and labor relatives.
Reporting to Rice, she’s going to arrange the teams that offer method, production monetary planning, converse material analytics and operational steerage for DGE. She’s going to moreover maintain a dotted line reporting to Christine McCarthy, Senior Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of The Walt Disney Firm.
As phase of the transfer, Eric Marcotte takes on oversight of the Approach & Commercial Operations physique of workers for DGE as SVP.
Reporting straight to Husson are Marcotte, Bob Barron, EVP & CFO, Disney Television Studios, Jane Gould, EVP, Enlighten Insights & Scheduling Approach, Peter DiCecco, EVP, Music Commercial Affairs and Marc Sandman, SVP, Labor Relatives.
Greg Richart and Karen Sack, who oversee finance and industrial planning across the converse material brand teams, maintain dual reporting into Husson and Bryan Castellani, EVP, Finance, Platform Distribution, Advert Gross sales and Networks for Disney Media & Leisure Distribution.
“Trish is a terrific, highly skilled and deeply experienced executive who has played a pivotal role in serving to us strategically and efficiently lengthen our output of the absolute best quality converse material,” said Rice. “Trish is a suited accomplice to our inventive leaders and colleagues across The Walt Disney Firm, and we’re very fortunate to maintain her leading the strategy and industrial operations that give a enhance to our world-class storytellers.”
“I is perchance no longer extra livid to be working with the phenomenal management physique of workers at DGE as they tag, derive and market an commerce-leading portfolio of converse material in a time of unheard of attach a matter to of and sturdy competition,” added Husson. “I’m honored to originate so alongside the extremely proficient and experienced teams that I in actual fact maintain the privilege of leading. I’m moreover extremely overjoyed that Eric is stepping up to lead the Approach & Commercial Operations physique of workers, persevering with our long-standing partnership in which his alive to insights and thought management maintain over and over proven priceless in advancing DGE’s strategic and operational targets.”