Scripps Networks Interactive has named industry veteran Kevin Dickie Senior Vice President of Channels, UK &EMEA. In this newly created position, Dickie will be responsible for content and brand strategy for the region’s portfolio of channels including Food Network, Travel Channel and Fine Living.
“Kevin is a dynamic leader and consummate professional. His unparalleled strategic vision, creative storytelling and operational expertise will help elevate Scripps Networks’ business across UK & EMEA,” said Phillip Luff, Managing Director, UK & EMEA. “His extensive experience will undeniably increase brand awareness and ratings for our existing channel portfolio as well as expand our business operations across the region.”
Dickie joined Scripps Networks earlier this year in a consultancy role to evaluate the region’s programming and brand strategies. He will now have direct oversight of production and development, programming, scheduling strategy, marketing, creative services and communication.