Media Maneuvers: LinkedIn Hires First Head of Original Programming

Media Maneuvers: LinkedIn Hires First Head of Original Programming

LinkedIn signs up Courtney Coupe, who was most recently SVP of content strategy and operations at CNN Digital, as its first head of original programming. The social media platform, which recently launched a podcast network, has been investing in original content and Coupe is charged with leading a newly formed original programming team that will bring its efforts together, overseeing the strategy, development and production of all original video and audio content. “Courtney has spent her career creating high-quality, economy …