Palluth promoted at AMC/Sundance
By Robert Briel
March 7, 2012 10.40 Europe/London

AMC/Sundance Channel Global has announced the promotion of Ed Palluth to EVP, global distribution.

He was formerly SVP, global distribution for AMC/Sundance Channel Global.

Palluth will continue to handle distribution for AMC Networks’ international properties including Sundance Channel and WE tv and will continue to report to Bruce Tuchman, president, AMC/Sundance Channel Global.

Palluth has over 25 years of experience in securing distribution for various media ventures and has been working within the AMC Networks family for the last 18 years. In the past three years, he has focused on the company’s international business development and global distribution and has helped launch Sundance Channel and WE tv in countries throughout Europe and Asia.

Tuchman commented, “Ed helped launch our international business and in a very short time has demonstrated strong results by securing carriage deals all over the globe and growing this critical area of our business.” He continued, “With the strengthening of our sales and distribution team, I am excited to work with Ed on driving our business into new areas of growth.”