Paul Hewitt was named Executive Vice President, Communications, The CW in August 2016.
Hewitt oversees all communications strategies, media relations, program publicity, corporate communications, photo publicity and talent relations for The CW, as well as all internal communications.
Hewitt was named Senior Vice President, Network Communications, The CW, in 2010. He previously served as Vice President, Corporate Communications for the network since its formation in 2006, managing The CW’s corporate media relations and communications, including handling trade and business press for The CW’s marketing strategies, digital efforts, ad sales and ratings, as well as executive speechwriting.
Hewitt was Vice President, Communications at UPN from 2003-2006; in addition to his duties as corporate communications liaison with the business and trade media, he also helped organize key press events and manage the network’s entertainment publicity staff. He joined UPN in 2002 as Director, Corporate Communications.
In 1998, Hewitt served as Manager, Corporate Communications at Fox Broadcasting Company. Hewitt first started in television in Fox’s research and marketing department in 1995.
Hewitt earned his bachelor of science degree in psychology from Indiana University in Bloomington, Ind.