After retiring from Paxson Communications Corp.’s board last month, former
president and CEO Jeff Sagansky is already back on the scene as part of
the board of directors of E.W. Scripps Co.
Sagansky becomes the 12th member of Scripps’ board. The company owns 10
TV stations, four cable networks, a home shopping network and 21 daily
Besides running Paxson, Sagansky, 51, was also co-president of Sony Pictures
Entertainment from 1996-97 and president of CBS Entertainment from
He was president of Tri-Star Pictures from 1989-90 and president of
Tri-Star’s production from 1985-89.
Sagansky also serves on the board of Lion’s Gate Entertainment.