Veteran producer to oversee programming and production for network
The Odyssey Channel has named veteran programmer Kevin Hassan senior vice president of programming and head of production, the network said Wednesday. He will report to Odyssey Channel CEO Dillion Brooks.
In his new role, Hassan will be responsible for development and production of all documentaries, shows both scripted and unscripted series, said Brooks.
Hassan formerly worked at Turner Networks’ TNT and TBS, where he worked developing unscripted content.
“I’m thrilled to get to work with Kevin,” said Brooks in a statement. “We’re fortunate to have him joining the team. He’s an experienced and talented programming executive, and a terrific person, whose great taste and talent relationships will be invaluable to us as we build our programming portfolio and expand the network’s distribution.”