Jeff Olde Moves from VH1 to E!


LOS ANGELES: Jeff Olde, who had previously been with VH1 as the executive VP of original programming, production and development, has taken on the role of executive VP of program development at E! effective this summer.

Olde will be reporting to Suzanne Kolb, the president of E! and will be responsible for leading the team that oversees development, creation and execution of the network’s original programming. His remit also includes oversight of scripted series development.

"Jeff is an incredibly gifted executive with deep industry relationships and a unique creative expertise," said Kolb. "His passion for pop culture and proven track record for serving the audience will be invaluable to our long-term growth."

"E! has always been a leader in high-quality pop culture news and entertainment, and is among the most respected brands in cable television," added Olde. "I am beyond thrilled and excited to join Suzanne in building upon E!’s success and bringing the network to new heights."