NBC Universal Welcomes New CFO for E! and Esquire Network

NBC Universal Welcomes New CFO for E! and Esquire Network

NBC Universal today announced the appointment of Donald C. Storm II (D.C.) to the top financial post at E! and Esquire Network. Based in Los Angeles, Storm will head up financial oversight and operations as Chief Financial Officer for both networks. He starts in his new role effective immediately.

Storm reports to both E! President Suzanne Kolb and Esquire Network President Adam Stotsky, working closely with Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of NBCUniversal Cable Entertainment Catherine Dunleavy. He will be responsible for developing growth opportunities for the businesses while managing all financial operations for both networks.

Storm has deep relationships inside and outside the NBCUniversal portfolio and is respected as a strategic thinker with a creative approach to the business of finance. He joins the E! and Esquire Network finance teams from NBCUniversal Corporate, where he served as Vice President of Financial Planning and Analysis.

Previously, Storm was an Audit Manager in GE's Corporate Audit Staff consulting with many GE divisions on strategy, process simplification and controllership.

He has bachelor's degrees in accounting and finance from the University of Kentucky.

About E! Entertainment:

E! is the only global, multiplatform brand for all things pop culture. The network is currently available to 98 million cable and satellite subscribers in the U.S. Eonline delivers breaking entertainment news and in-depth coverage on television, movies, music, celebrities, fashion, beauty and lifestyle. One of the fastest-growing, most influential digital properties, Eonline is a leader in online video and mobile and a leading entertainment brand across social. Popular E! programming includes core franchises, "E! News," "The Soup," "Chelsea Lately," "Fashion Police" and "True Hollywood Story," as well as the network's popular series "Keeping Up with the Kardashians," "Total Divas," "Hello Ross" and "Eric & Jessie: Game On." Additionally, E!'s "Live from the Red Carpet" signature events keep fans connected to their favorite stars on pop culture's biggest nights. E! is a network of NBCUniversal Cable Entertainment, a division of NBCUniversal, one of the world's leading media and entertainment companies in the development, production, and marketing of entertainment, news and information to a global audience.

About Esquire Network:

Esquire Network champions the pursuit of a well-played life. The lifestyle and entertainment network, which debuted in September 2013, features programming that speaks to classic and contemporary passions and interests, from fashion and style to food and drink, travel, family and relationships. Building on Esquiremagazine's 80 years of insight into what makes men tick, Esquire Network is available wherever viewers are watching: in 75 million homes nationwide, online at http://esquiretv.com, On Demand, via mobile with the Esquire TV Now app and other platforms. Esquire Network is a unit of NBCUniversal Cable Entertainment, a division of NBCUniversal. To find Esquire Network, visit: http://esquiretv.com/channelfinder.