Nathaniel Brown
Nathaniel Brown

Nathaniel Brown, who was senior VP-corporate affairs & media relations at 21st Century Fox, has shifted to Discovery Inc. as executive VP-global communications.

Walt Disney Co. completed the acquisition of key 21CF assets on March 20. At 21CF, Brown also served as deputy global communications chief for its cable, broadcast, film and pay assets.

Based in New York, Brown will report to David Leavy, Discovery's chief corporate operations officer.

Prior to 21CF, Brown led corporate communications for MTV, served as senior VP-communications at XM Satellite Radio and worked in Sony BMG's PR unit.

He began his career at Dan Klores Communications.

Discovery earned $594M on $10.5B revenues in 2018.

Key brands are Discovery Channel, HGTV, Food Network, TLC, Travel Channel, Animal Planet, Science Channel and OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network.