David Kenin, executive vice president, programming, has decided to leave the Hallmark Channel effective May 31. He has been with the company since 2002. During his tenure, Kenin increased the
network's original and acquired programming; he also engineered the development and launch of Hallmark Movie Channel. Barbara Fisher, senior vice president, original programming, and Michelle Vicary,
senior vice president, acquisitions and scheduling, will share Kenin's responsibilities until a replacement is named.