SVP, On-Air Marketing and Promotional Content, E!
Christopher Donovan serves as SVP, on-air marketing and promotional content at E!, where he oversees creative development and execution of the network’s on-air promotions, advertising and more.
Most recently Donovan served as the SVP creative on-air and online promotions department for The CW Television Network. He was instrumental in the initial launch of The CW as well as the development and execution of innovative and highly successful multi-platform campaigns for series such as “Arrow,” “Gossip Girl,” “90210,” “America’s Next Top Model” and “The Vampire Diaries.”
Donovan joined The CW in March 2006 from The WB Network, where he was responsible for the on-air campaigns for “Gilmore Girls,” “Everwood,” “Smallville,” “Beauty and the Geek” and “Supernatural.” Prior to The WB, Donovan served as creative director for Fox Sports and Fox Sports Net, working with such preeminent sports franchises as The NFL, The MLB, The NBA and NASCAR.
Donovan’s extensive advertising background includes his creative and production experience for many of the industry’s leading agencies such as BBDO, JWT and Grey Group working on campaigns for such clients as Apple, Pepsi, Nike, Visa, Frito-Lay, Procter & Gamble and HBO.
Throughout his career, Donovan’s creative efforts have earned numerous nominations and awards, including Clio, Cannes, New York Film Festival, London International Advertising, Telly, PromaxBDA Awards.