By: Valerie Milano
Los Angeles, CA (The Hollywood Times) 5/23/12 – Beginning on May 22, 2012, NATPE||Content First has a new President and CEO, Rod Perth, Rod Perth, NATPE’s New President succeeding longtime President Rick Feldman. The announcement was made by Co-Chairs Jordan Levin and Chris Grant. “After an expansive executive search process, where there were many highly qualified candidates, we concluded that Rod’s broad range of experience reflects the diverse influences shaping our industry and NATPE’s role in bringing together its various constituencies” reported Grant and Levin. Perth has had an impressive career in television including production, program development, marketing for several television stations. He began at CBS eventually running late night programming, served as President of Jim Henson Television Worldwide, USA Networks Entertainment and is currently founder of RHP Media Consulting. RHP is involved with strategic planning for broadcast, cable and digital media. The Hollywood Times will be reporting from Miami, FL in January for NATPE 2013! Stay tuned.