Hot Snakes Media founders Eric and Shannon Evangelista have announced three key hires.
Hal Lewis joins as evp of production, Billy Murphy as vp and creative director and Paul Listro as vp of finance.
The New York-based docu-series television production company has produced Breaking Amish and Amish Mafia, among others.
“Hal, Billy and Paul are the perfect additions to the team,” said Eric and Shannon Evangelista in a joint statement. “We strive to produce captivating entertainment, and their combined experience is indispensable as we continue to build our brand.”
Lewis (pictured, top left) is an award-winning television executive, with more than 25 years of experience in physical production who has worked on the likes of Brother vs. Brother, Food Network Star and 24 Hour Restaurant Battle.
Murphy (pictured, top right) is an Emmy Award-winning editor and producer who has plied his trade on TRL, Made, My Super Sweet 16 and Mob Wives.
Listro had worked in various reality TV production roles in Los Angeles before joining Castle Rock Entertainment in 1992.