Salata & Logan Named Presidents Of Harpo Productions
December 7, 2009 at 3:44 PM (PT)
HARPO, INC. Chairman OPRAH WINFREY has tapped "The Oprah Winfrey Show" Executive Producer SHERI SALATA and HARPO, INC. EVP ERIK LOGAN as Presidents of HARPO PRODUCTIONS, INC. HARPO's current President, TIM BENNETT will retire at the end of MAY 2010.
Both SALATA and LOGAN will remain based at HARPO PRODUCTIONS' headquarters in CHICAGO, and they will report to WINFREY. SALATA and LOGAN will head up HARPO PRODUCTIONS' efforts to develop new programming beyond "The Oprah Winfrey Show" for syndication, primetime, cable, radio, digital and emerging platforms. They will oversee the company's original programming slate on air and in development.
SALATA will remain Executive Producer of "Oprah" through its 25th season ending in 2011. LOGAN's previous stops before HARPO include programming stints at CBS RADIO sister Country stations WUSN/CHICAGO and WQYK/TAMPA.
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