A+E Networks has promoted Susan Ievoli to senior vice president of public relations for History.
In her new role, Ievoli will be responsible for History’s trade and consumer communications strategies with oversight of the network’s bi-coastal press team, program publicity campaigns, awards and talent relations, per the network group. Based in A+E Networks’ New York headquarters, Ievoli will continue to report to Dan Silberman, senior vice president, communications for A&E and History.
“In her time at History, Susan’s creative and strategic approach has elevated the brand and driven positive results for the network,” Silberman said. “I’m confident that her leadership, passion and expertise will continue to drive future success for History.”
Ievoli joined A+E Networks in 2010 as director of publicity, where she helped launch History’s first scripted programming slate and spearheaded the awards and press campaign for limited series “Hatfields & McCoys.” She has also led PR campaigns there for the new “Roots” and “Vikings.”
Her more recent projects include “Project Blue Book,” “Evel Live,” “Pawn Stars,” “American Pickers,” and “Unidentified: Inside America’s UFO Investigation.”
Prior to her tenure at History, Ievoli spent nine years at Turner Broadcasting. Ievoli started her career in Atlanta at Turner South, Turner Broadcasting’s regional entertainment network.