is the former President of Entertainment of The CW Television Network
. She was in charge of all creative efforts of the network and oversees such areas as current programming, series development, scheduling, research, marketing and publicity.
Ostroff began her career in news as a reporter for WINZ
, a CBS affiliate in Miami. She also worked in local news at WPLG
in Miami. Now in its 5th season, The CW Television Network
is America's youngest skewing broadcast network., which currently features series including The Vampire Diaries
, Gossip Girl
, One Tree Hill
, America’s Next Top Model
, Life Unexpected
, as well as new series Nikita
, starring Maggie Q
, and Hellcats
, starring Aly Michalka
and Ashley Tisdale
Previously, Ostroff served as President of UPN
Entertainment from February 11, 2002 until 2006. Prior to this, she was Executive Vice President of Lifetime Television
starting in 1999. Ostroff had joined Lifetime Television in October 1996 as Senior Vice President, Programming and Production.
She recently announced that she would be leaving the network in 2011.
Ostroff is a graduate of Florida International University
in Miami, Florida
, where she earned her Bachelor of Science degree in journalism. She resides in Los Angeles, CA with her husband Mark... Read More