San Diego-based Herring Networks Inc., parent company of cable networks One America News (OAN) and A Wealth of Entertainment (AWE), has hired cable industry veteran Bruce Littman as executive vice president of content distribution.
He has worked previously at Fox News Channel, Fox Business Network, MSG Networks, USA Network, FX and Showtime, Herring Networks said in its announcement Tuesday.
Littman was most recently vice president of content distribution at Anthem Sports & Entertainment, a media group, a position he held for about 2.5 years, according to his LinkedIn profile.
“We’re pleased to have Bruce join our executive team,” said Charles Herring, company president. “It’s an exciting time for our networks, which have seen explosive subscriber growth and strong ratings performance over the last year.”
Daily, OAN broadcasts 21 hours of live news coverage and two political talk shows, “The Daily Ledger” and “Tipping Point with Liz Wheeler.” OAN and AWE, which shows lifestyle and entertainment programming, were added to DirecTV’s lineup in April.
In addition to its newsroom in San Diego, Herring Networks has offices in Washington, D.C. and New York.