Network & Studio Executive

Bob Boden

EXECUTIVE PRODUCER CREDITS

Sr. VP, Reality & Game Show Production & Development, HASBRO STUDIOS

·     Adapted Hasbro-branded products for television, including Monopoly, Scrabble, Game of Life, Boggle, Yahtzee, Connect 4, Sorry!, Cranium, Simon and Bop It

·     Created and developed four series for launch year of HUB kids/family cable network

·     Executive Producer of highest-rated series in HUB's target demo, FAMILY GAME NIGHT (2 seasons), also THE GAME OF LIFE, SCRABBLE SHOWDOWN, PICTUREKA

·     Supervised development and production of foreign adaptations


Sr. VP, Programming, Production & Development, FOX REALITY CHANNEL

·     Launched all programming & production for network, oversight of scheduling, acquisitions and operations

·     Developed docu-soap, competition, magazine, talk and web series

·     Executive Producer of 600+ hours of series and specials, including PARADISE HOTEL 2, AMERICAN IDOL EXTRA (4 seasons), SOLITARY (4 seasons), HOUSEHUSBANDS OF HOLLYWOOD, THE ACADEMY: LA SHERIFF'S DEP'T, OC FIRE (2 seasons), THE REALLY AWARDS (4 specials), REALITY REMIX (981 episodes)

·     Producer/consultant on launch of FOX prime time series ARE YOU SMARTER THAN A 5th GRADER, DON'T FORGET THE LYRICS


Sr. VP, Programming, GAME SHOW NETWORK

·     Developed games, reality, hidden camera, relationship, video games series

·     Executive in charge of 500+ hours of production, including LINGO, WHAMMY!, RUSSIAN ROULETTE, FRIEND OR FOE, CRAM and NATURALLY STONED

·     Created highest rated show in network's history,

BIG BUCKS:  THE PRESS YOUR LUCK SCANDAL


Sr. VP, Production & Development, DICK CLARK PRODUCTIONS

·     Executive Producer / Creator / Writer, GREED, CHALLENGE OF THE CHILD GENIUSES:  WHO IS THE SMARTEST KID IN AMERICA (FOX)

·     Helped launch series in international markets


VP, Development & Production, FX NETWORKS

·     Helped re-brand network programming and developed comedy, lifestyle, talk and game series for primetime, late night and daytime

·     Executive in charge of six original series, including PERSONAL FX:  THE COLLECTIBLES SHOW, INSTANT COMEDY WITH THE GROUNDLINGS, EMMY winning PET DEPARTMENT

·     Co Executive Producer, PENN & TELLER'S SIN CITY SPECTACULAR variety series

VP, Daytime Programs, THE FAMILY CHANNEL

          Supervised five hours of daily programming, including SHOP 'TIL YOU DROP, SHOPPING SPREE, SMALL TALK, FAMILY CHALLENGE, IT TAKES TWO

          Executive in charge of HOME & FAMILY


Program Executive, BUENA VISTA PRODUCTIONS

          Developed pilots for syndication distribution


Director of Development, ABC DAYTIME

          Executive in charge of MATCH GAME and HOME

          Developed pilots for network


Director of Development, BARRY & ENRIGHT PRODUCTIONS

          Supervised production of three series

          Developed projects for network and syndication


Program Executive, CBS Daytime

Program Executive Trainee, CBS Network Group

Manager, National TV Research, CBS Broadcast Group

           Oversaw numerous daytime series including THE PRICE IS RIGHT, THE $25,000 PYRAMID, CARD SHARKS, PRESS YOUR LUCK

          Spent 12 months assigned to all areas of network management and creative

            Analyzed daily ratings and provided executives with reports and insights


Research Analyst, Paramount Studios Domestic Distribution

            Prepared periodic ratings reports for syndication sales and renewals in local markets


AWARDS

          EMMY Nominee, THE CHASE Executive Producer for Outstanding Game Show

          NATPE Breakthrough Reality Award Nominee, THE CHASE Executive Producer for Outstanding Game Show

          Realscreen Award Nominee, THE CHASE Executive Producer for Best Competition--Game/Quiz Series


EDUCATION

          UCLA, B.A. Theater Arts / Phi Beta Kappa


OTHER

          Governor/Executive Committee/Chair, Primetime Awards Committee, Television Academy

          Member, Producers Guild of America, Writers Guild of America, Television Academy


PRODUCTION CREDITS

EXECUTIVE CREDITS