has promoted longtime business affairs executive Masami to President, Business Operations, overseeing negotiations for scripted and unscripted programming across the company including all deals for the network, Universal Television Alternative Studio and first-run syndication.
She reports to NBC Entertainment Chairman Paul .
“Throughout her tenure, Masami has been at the cutting edge of our business-to-business relationships, playing a deft hand that defined how we work with talent, partners and platforms,” Telegdy said. “In this vital new role, she will help transition NBC Entertainment into the future by creating the deal-making architecture that will help define the bold new direction of our company in this ever-changing landscape.”
Previously, as Executive Vice President, Business Affairs, Scripted Programming for NBC Entertainment and Universal Television, Yamamoto’s job responsibilities included