McGinn, Meredith

McGinn, Meredith

EVP, Diginets & Original Production at NBCUniversal Local

Meredith McGinn is the Executive Vice President of Diginets and Original Production for NBCUniversal Local. In this role, she oversees 15 newly launched local news streaming channels featuring newscasts and live breaking news from NBC and Telemundo stations; as well as two multicast networks including LX News, the TV and streaming network designed for Gen Z and millennial audiences; and COZI TV, NBC’s national multicast network that delivers TV’s all-time best shows and pop culture favorites across more 90 percent of the country and across the NBC owned television stations and affiliates. In addition, she manages LXTV Productions, the production company behind original shows and specials including travel show “1st Look,” real estate and design shows “Open House” and “Open House NYC,” home improvement show “George To The Rescue” and live red-carpet specials from the Emmy Awards and the Rose Parade for NBC Network, among others. At LXTV she also oversees the production of custom integrated marketing solutions for top consumer brands.
In addition, McGinn oversees NBCUniversal Local’s nationwide annual pet adoption campaign, Clear The Shelters. Previously, McGinn worked as director of news and content at NBC 4 New York / WNBC, where she was responsible for overseeing news decisions for the station’s broadcast channel and programming for New York Nonstop, which she launched in 2009. Before this, she worked as a senior producer at MSNBC from 2003 to 2006 and spent nearly a decade in news management at Fox Television Stations in New York and Philadelphia.

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