Discovery Networks U.S. veteran Clint Stinchcomb has been tapped to lead
the company's high-definition and on-demand programming ventures.
Stinchcomb is now senior vice president and general manager for Discovery HD
Theater, the programmer's new high-definition channel.
The post also puts him in charge of Discovery's video-on-demand and
Stinchcomb, who has been with Discovery for 11 years, was most recently VP of new-media affiliate sales and marketing.
He replaces John Ford, who left the company last month.