NJ Pesci, who has been guiding organizational design and talent management strategies at Scripps Networks Interactive Inc. (NYSE: SNI) since 2010, has been chosen as the company’s lead human resources executive.
At Procter & Gamble, Pesci served 19 years as a human resources leader. While there he had a number of global roles and assignments, including one in Frankfurt, Germany, where he helped lead the integration of a major acquisition.Pesci earned a master’s degree in organizational behavior from Brigham Young University and serves as a member of the program’s advisory board. He also serves on the board of directors of the Webb School of Knoxville. About Scripps Networks Interactive Scripps Networks Interactive (NYSE: SNI) is one of the leading developers of engaging lifestyle content in the home, food and travel categories for television, the Internet and emerging platforms. The company’s lifestyle media portfolio comprises popular television and Internet brands HGTV, DIY Network, Food Network, Cooking Channel, Travel Channel and Great American Country, which collectively reach more than 170 million consumers each month. Companion websites complement on-air programming with video and social media that inform and inspire. The company’s global networks reach millions of consumers across North and South America, Asia, Europe, the Middle East and Africa. Scripps Networks Interactive is headquartered in Knoxville, Tennessee. For more information, please visit scrippsnetworksinteractive.com.