CN Names Pola Changnon VP, On-Air and Executive Producer of Program Production
Pola Changnon has been named vice president of on-air and executive producer of program production at Cartoon Network, the company announced Thursday.
Changnon will be responsible for managing and directing all on-air production that comprises the signature environments of both Cartoon Network and Boomerang. Her duties also will include continuing to serve as production lead on key programming projects such as the top-rated five-hour weekly franchise Fridays; the comprehensive 3-D network reface involving to date more than 75 minutes of original animation; and a new, soon-to-launch 11-week Sunday-night franchise presenting 30 minutes of animated comedy shorts for tweens 9-14.
Within the scope of her new position, Changnon will supervise a staff of in-house writers, designers, and producers. As part of the Cartoon Network senior management team, Changnon will continue to provide valuable input to the development and execution of network initiatives and business goals. She is based in Atlanta and reports directly to Michael Ouweleen, senior vice president, development and creative direction at Cartoon Network.
[Source: Cartoon Network]