KNOXVILLE, Tenn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Accounting and financial reporting veteran Melissa Mick has joined Scripps Networks Interactive (NYSE:SNI) in the role of senior vice president and corporate controller. The company owns and operates lifestyle media brands HGTV, DIY Network, Food Network, Cooking Channel, Travel Channel and Great American Country.
Mick is based at the company’s headquarters in Knoxville. She reports to Lori Hickok, executive vice president of finance.
“Melissa Mick is a financial executive with the experience and passion Scripps Networks Interactive needs to help it prosper and grow,” Hickok said. “She has a proven track record of success guiding accounting and financial reporting at organizations in rapidly transforming industries. Having Melissa’s expertise on our executive team will prove valuable as we continue to evolve.”
Mick most recently served as chief accounting officer and vice president controller at MedExpress Urgent Care based in Pittsburgh. Prior to that, she spent several years with L Brands Inc. (formerly Limited Brands Inc.) and Express Inc. in various roles of increasing responsibilities. She started her professional career as an auditor in public accounting with both a regional firm and Ernst & Young LLP.
Mick is a graduate of Ohio University where she earned a bachelor’s degree in business administration. She also is a certified public accountant.
About Scripps Networks Interactive
Scripps Networks Interactive (NYSE: SNI) is one of the leading developers of engaging lifestyle content in the home, food and travel categories for television, the Internet and emerging platforms. The company's lifestyle media portfolio comprises popular television and Internet brands HGTV, DIY Network, Food Network, Cooking Channel, Travel Channel and Great American Country, which collectively reach more than 177 million consumers each month. Companion websites complement on-air programming with video and social media that inform and inspire. The company’s global networks reach millions of consumers across North and South America, Asia, Europe, the Middle East and Africa. Scripps Networks Interactive is headquartered in Knoxville, Tennessee. For more information, please visit scrippsnetworksinteractive.com.