Veteran Discovery and TV industry executive Jane Latman has been named president of HGTV, effective immediately, announced Kathleen Finch, Chief Lifestyle Brands Officer at Discovery.
Discovery will launch Home & Garden TV (HGTV) in Germany on June 6, 2019.
Discovery Communications is in talks to buy Scripps Networks Interactive, according to a report by Reuters.
HGTV has proved to be a resounding success in Poland, where the Scripps Networks Interactive channel made its European debut in January.
ProSiebenSat.1 will bring the channel brands and programmes of US broadcaster Scripps Networks Interactive to Germany.
The Scripps Networks Interactive lifestyle channel HGTV has moved a step closer to being launched in Poland.
The Scripps Networks Interactive lifestyle channel HGTV is set to make its debut in Poland in January 2017.