NBC Promotes Lesley Cerwin to SVP, Entertainment Publicity

Publicist heads PR for the network’s alternative series

NBC has promoted Lesley Cerwin to senior vice president, entertainment publicity, NBC Entertainment.

As a VP, Cerwin has overseen publicity efforts for the network’s alternative series, working with Paul Telegdy, president, Alternative and Late-Night Programming, NBC Entertainment. Among the series she has worked on are “The Voice,” “American Ninja Warrior,” “Hollywood Game Night” and “The Biggest Loser.”

She also oversees PR for the Golden Globe Awards and manages the publicity side of the network’s custom-content marketing department.

Cerwin joined NBC in 2005 as a director of publicity, working on “Studio 60 on the unset Strip” and “Las Vegas.” She previously worked at Buena Vista Television and Universal Television. At the latter, she worked on the pilots for “The Office” and “House.”