AMC Networks Gets New CEO After Christina Spade Stepped Down In November
AMC Networks Inc (NASDAQ: AMCX) named Kristin Dolan, a seasoned executive with over 30 years of media and entertainment experience and a longtime AMC Networks board member, as the CEO, effective February 27, 2023.
Dolan has served in several leadership roles, including most recently as CEO of 605, the audience measurement and data analytics firm she founded in 2016.
Before founding 605 and serving as its CEO, Ms. Dolan spent 16 years in various operating roles at Cablevision Systems Corporation.
Kristin is AMC Networks interim Executive Chair James L. Dolan's separated spouse, CNBC reports.
Christina Spade exited as the CEO Last November after only three months in the role after a staff memo from the Chair indicated that AMC Networks is preparing for significant layoffs.
Price Action: AMCX shares closed higher by 10.2% at $20.28 on Wednesday.
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