9 Story Media Group has tapped Angela C. Santomero to serve as its new chief creative officer. The appointment follows 9 Story’s recent acquisition of Out of the Blue Enterprises, which it has since rebranded as 9 Story USA.
In her new role, Santomero will oversee the creative content strategy for all of 9 Story Media Group.
Santomero co-founded Out of the Blue Enterprises and has worked as a creator, executive producer and writer on several preschool titles including “Blue’s Clues,” “Super Why!,” “Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood” and more.
“I am excited to welcome Angela to the 9 Story team,” says Vince Commisso, chief executive officer and president, 9 Story Media Group. “Angela is an absolute creative powerhouse with an unparalleled track record of creating hit kids shows. Our team has worked with Angela for many years on both ‘Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood’ and ‘Creative Galaxy,’ both tremendously successful franchises. Her appointment signals our continued commitment to creating great content for kids and helps pave the way for future growth.”
9 Story USA will be the hub for 9 Story’s creative development, research and creative endeavors across its current portfolio and will continue to support staff and operations in Dublin and Toronto.