Published: 08.21 Europe/London, June 8, 2011

Rainbow Media Global has appointed Marco Frazier as VP, Global Distribution. The position is newly created.

Frazier’s appointment comes on the heels of recent Rainbow Global appointments of Sally Habbershaw as VP, scheduling, acquisitions and promotions and Jennie Morris as director of affiliate marketing.

Frazier will oversee global distribution for Rainbow Media’s international properties including Sundance Channel and WE tv and will report to Ed Palluth, SVP, globaldDistribution. He will be based in Europe. He resides in malta

Frazier has over 20 years of experience in securing distribution for various media ventures. For the past two years, he has worked with Rainbow Media on international business development and global distribution and has helped launch Sundance Channel in eight territories.

Palluth commented, “Marco is a highly skilled negotiator and has tremendous experience securing carriage deals across Europe and Asia. I am thrilled that he will be joining our team and focusing his talents on this critical area of our global business.”

Prior to Rainbow Media, Frazier VP of business development at Creative Networks International, he was pivotal in launching Cult Network Italia. At Sitcom S.p.A he secured distribution for three new channels including Nuvolari, Alice and Leonardo. Additionally, he led ESPN Classic EMEA’s affiliate sales and distribution department.