Prior to CBS, Wisnia served as Senior Vice President, Distribution, Sales & Marketing/Head of North American and European Operations for News Corporation's Star TV, where he oversaw day-to-day operations for the Los Angeles, New York and London offices, including P&L, affiliate relations, advertising, marketing, local programming, as well as strategic planning for growth. Before working at Star TV, Wisnia was Vice President, Business & Legal Affairs for Fox Cable Networks, where he helped oversee the business and legal affairs department for Fox Sports cable television channels, domestically and internationally. During this period, he managed the day-to-day business and programming operations of the Fox Sports channel in the Middle East, Africa and Turkey, as well as worked as the lead attorney in negotiations with major sports leagues, including MLB, NBA, NFL, NASCAR and the PGA.
TVGN (TV Guide Network) is a highly distributed entertainment network owned by CBS Corporation (NYSE: CBS.A and CBS) and Lionsgate (NYSE: LGF). The venture combines CBS’s programming, production and marketing assets with Lionsgate’s resources in motion pictures, television and digitally delivered content. Seen in more than 80 million homes, TVGN’s programming celebrates Hollywood with original series and specials. TVGN’s ownership structure is comprised of the company with the #1 broadcast network and many of the top first-run syndication series (“Entertainment Tonight,” “OMG! Insider”) and the studio that produces and distributes the blockbuster “Hunger Games” and “Twilight” franchises and produces such award-winning dramas as “Mad Men” and “Orange is the New Black.”