Marc Krok Appointed Senior Vice President, AMC tv Ad Sales

New York, NY, May 18, 2011 – AMC announced the appointment of Marc Krok, Senior Vice President, AMC TV Ad Sales. Krok will oversee advertising sales for AMC in the New York region and will report to Scott Collins, Executive Vice President, AMC / WE tv Ad Sales.

In his new role, Krok will be responsible for daily operations of all ad sales related functions for business based in the New York region. His duties include setting and implementing sales strategies, development and achievement of revenue goals, and sales reporting. Additionally, Krok will serve as the first line representative of AMC to buyers, planners and clients based in the tri-state area.

Collins commented, "Marc brings a tremendous amount of ad Sales acumen to this role. The strong relationships he’s developed over the years with agencies and clients alike will benefit AMC. Marc is a highly strategic thinker, a task master, and will be a great asset to our team."

Krok is a national TV ad sales veteran with more than 15 years of experience. Most recently, he served as Vice President, Advertising Sales for DISH Network where he was a founding member of DISH Network’s first in-house advertising sales team and was responsible for establishing New York and regional ad sales offices. Prior to Dish, he worked in ad sales at NBC Universal and MTV Networks. Additionally, Krok has a background in national broadcast buying after serving at several ad agencies including Busch Media, Wieden & Kennedy and Ogilvy & Mather.

Krok graduated from Arizona State University with a Bachelor of Arts degree in political science. He currently resides in New Jersey with his wife and daughter.

About AMC
AMC reigns as the only cable network in history to ever win the Emmy® Award for Outstanding Drama Series three years in a row, as well as the Golden Globe® Award for Best Television Series – Drama for three consecutive years. Whether commemorating favorite films from every genre and decade or creating acclaimed original programming, the AMC experience is an uncompromising celebration of great stories. AMC’s original stories include "Mad Men," "Breaking Bad," "The Walking Dead," "The Killing" and "Hell on Wheels." AMC further demonstrates its commitment to the art of storytelling with AMC’s Docu-Stories, a slate of unscripted original series, as well as curated movie franchises like AMC’s Can’t Get Enough and AMC’s Crazy About. Available in more than 97 million homes (Source: Nielsen Media Research), AMC is owned and operated by Rainbow Media Holdings LLC, and its sister networks include IFC, Sundance Channel, WE tv and Wedding Central. AMC is available across all platforms, including on-air, online, on demand and mobile. AMC: Story Matters HereSM.

About Rainbow Media Holdings LLC
Rainbow Media Holdings LLC is a subsidiary of Cablevision Systems Corporation (NYSE: CVC). Rainbow Media owns and operates some of the world’s most popular and award-winning entertainment brands, including AMC, IFC, Sundance Channel, WE tv, Wedding Central and Sundance Selects/IFC Entertainment (Sundance Selects, IFC Films, IFC Midnight, IFC Productions, IFC Center and SundanceNow). Additional information about Rainbow Media’s multiplatform brands is available at

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