Drew Tappon has been appointed as Senior Vice President, Development and Programming at A&E Network. Tappon will be responsible for the development and production of A&E’s nonfiction, alternative and reality series and will report to David McKillop, Executive Vice President & General Manager, A&E. He is based in A&E’s New York City headquarters.
Drew Tappon joined A&E in December 2011 as Vice President, Non-Fiction & Alternative Programming. In this role, Tappon was responsible for developing new non-fiction series for A&E, as well as overseeing several current series for the network, including hit series Wahlburgers and Duck Dynasty, among others.
Source: A&E Network press release