Elizabeth Yost Promoted to Vice President, Development
...Three executives have been promoted to key posts within Hallmark Channel and Hallmark Movie Channel: Elizabeth Yost to Vice President, Development; Jim Bono to Vice President, Research; and David Johnson to Director, New Media Publicity.
...As the Vice President, Development, Elizabeth Yost oversees the development and production of all network original programming, including movies, mini-series, specials and series.Yost
also oversees all scripting and casting of the network's productions.Yost
is based in the Los Angeles office and reports to Kenin.
was responsible for all of Hallmark Channel's
original programming.In this position, she
launched the network's first original series as well as its popular Mystery Movie franchises.Prior to joining Hallmark Channel, Yost served as executive producer for EMY Entertainment and as an associate producer for Hearst Entertainment.She began her career at the William Morris Agency.Yost received a bachelor's degree in corporate communications from Southern Connecticut State University.She is a member of the Academy of Television Arts and Sciences and Women's Entertainment Network.