Altice USA Inc.'s news division added two executives to its management team, namely Chris Vacarro, vice president, digital news and Kristin Malaspina, vice president, marketing and audiences.
Vacarro will oversee digital strategy and product development of the sites in Altice USA News' portfolio, such as News 12 and i24NEWS U.S. He was formerly director of digital at Topps Co.
Malaspina will be responsible for marketing and audience development for the division across all mediums, including linear and digital distribution channels.
Prior to joining Altice USA, Malaspina spent a decade in the marketing and programming space and was most recently the vice president of distribution marketing at Starz. She was also the vice president, partnership marketing at Spectrum Networks, a division of Charter Communications Inc.
Altice USA formed its news division in April.