Hulu Taps Disney Vet As Distribution Head

Los Angeles-based Hulu said Monday morning that it has named a new Head of Distribution. Hulu said it has named Tim Connolly--formerly VP of Digital Video Distribution and New Product Development for Walt Disney--to the position. The company said Connolly's prior role involved managing digital product distribution at Disney's ESPN, ABC Family, ABC, and Dsiney Channel properties. Connolly also has served at Ericsson, startup Cool Beans Coffee, and other companies.