Barbara Kalosieh serves as Senior Vice President of Content Distribution for Scripps Networks Interactive. In her current role, she oversees the company’s network distribution partnerships with Time Warner Cable, NCTC, AT&T and Verizon for Scripps Networks’ lifestyle media brands – HGTV, DIY Network, Food Network, Cooking Channel, Travel Channel and Great American Country. Kalosieh also supports Scripps Networks Interactive’s content distribution business development activities, serves on the company’s Diversity Council and volunteers as a mentor for its Mentoring Experience (ME) program.
Kalosieh was previously Vice President of National Accounts at Scripps Networks Interactive. She joined the company in 2005 as Regional Director of Affiliate Sales. Before joining Scripps Networks Interactive, Kalosieh worked in affiliate sales for NBC Cable Networks.
Her work earned her the Multichannel News’ “40 under 40” award in 2006 and an opportunity to attend the prestigious Betsy Magness Leadership Institute in May of 2013.
Outside of her responsibilities at Scripps Networks Interactive, Kalosieh serves as a member of the CTAM Ideas Network Council. She previously served as President of the CTAM New York chapter and held positions on its board of directors and executive board for many years. In her local community, she volunteers at Farragut Primary and Intermediate Schools and their respective baseball programs.
Kalosieh is a graduate of Montclair State University in New Jersey. Originally from the Garden State, she now lives in Knoxville, Tennessee, with her husband, four children and two horses.