NBCU TV DVD/Music Group to handle NBCU TV properties


NBC Universal Television DVD, Music and Consumer Products Group will assume responsibility for all global licensing and merchandising of NBC Universal television properties, as well as the NBC Universal television catalog.

Kim Niemi, SVP, will lead the NBCU Television DVD, Music and Consumer Products Group’s efforts to develop and implement product lines associated with brands including NBC, Universal Media Studios, USA Network, SciFi Channel, Bravo properties, CNBC and Telemundo.

In addition, Niemi’s group will continue to oversee all new business development for music, eCommerce sales, the NBCUniversal.com store group and third party home entertainment licensing.

Among the popular television series that JTMG will focus on are "Heroes," "The Office," "30 Rock," "The Tonight Show With Jay Leno," "Late Night with Conan O’Brien," "Monk," "Psych," "Battlestar Galactica," "Top  Chef," "Top Design," and "Mad Money," to name a few, as well as NBC Universal’s television catalog.