Rive Gauche Television Has Tapped Julie Pifher as Vice President of Development
LOS ANGELES (May 3, 2016) – Rive Gauche Television has hired Julie Pifher as VP of Development. Pifher comes to RGTV from Workaholic Productions where she developed and served as Executive Producer on My Giant Life for TLC. As the new VP of Development she will develop original concepts and continue to foster co-production and acquisition relationships while seeking out new opportunities. Previously, Pifher served as a development executive at Morningstar Entertainment (I’m a Living Doll, Prepper Hillbillies) and Rive Gauche Television. She has developed concepts for a variety of networks including; TLC, LMN, Syfy, ID, Pivot, History, Destination America and TruTV. Pifher will report to Marine Ksadzhikyan, SVP of Distribution & Development.
“It’s great to be back at a place I’m familiar with,” said Pifher. She added, “The groundbreaking, unique and edgy type of programing that have worked for Rive Gauche fit with the type of shows I love to develop.”
The hire comes as RGTV expands its push on securing US commissions and co-productions.
“It’s with great excitement we welcome Julie back to Rive Gauche Television. She knows our company well, and is the perfect person to translate RGTV’s expertise and trend-setting mindset to get projects placed on the US networks,” said Jon Kramer, CEO of Rive Gauche.