9 Story Entertainment has appointed creative executive and writer, Mike Drach to the position of development executive.
Drach will now be responsible for sourcing and developing animated and live-action properties for kids, as the creator, producer and distributor of children’s entertainment continues to build its IP slate.
Prior to joining the firm, Drach was with March Entertainment as creative writer, editor and script consultant, and most recently marketing and development manager.
During this period he worked on several productions including 1001 Nights, Yam Roll, Mia and Me and various online and new media productions.
Within his new role at 9 Story, Drach will report to vice president of development, Liliana Vogt.
"Mike’s experience as a writer will be a tremendous asset to 9 Story in this role," said Vince Commisso, president and CEO of 9 Story.
"We are thrilled to welcome Mike to the 9 Story team and look forward to seeing his creative vision shape our slate of quality children’s programming."