ITVS GE EVP and director of consumer products, Jean-Philippe Randisi is to join Zodiak Kids later this summer as CEO.
According to C21, Randisi has been charged with coordinating the company's approach to the children's TV market.
He will take responsibility for the full Zodiak Kids division, which includes production houses Marathon Media, Tele Images and The Foundation.
Before joining ITVS GE in January 2011, Randisi was SVP and MD, International at Nickelodeon and Viacom Consumer Products. Prior to joining Viacom, he held senior roles at Saban Consumer Products Europe, a division of Fox Kids Europe, and Walt Disney Records.