Program Productions Elevates Vito LoVerde to Chief Legal Officer, Michael Campolo to General Counsel
Program Productions has elevated Vito LoVerde to Chief Legal Officer and Michael Campolo to General Counsel.
“We didn’t get to be the leader in our industry by accident,” says Program Productions President and COO Scott West. “We recognize our role and understand that we are expected to deliver at a higher level. Vito and Mike are the best in the business and we’re fortunate to have them heading up our legal department and participating as members of our Executive & Advisory Committees.”
In the newly created position of Chief Legal Officer, LoVerde continues to be responsible for every aspect of the legal operation for PPI and it’s various related and affiliated business entities. As business has grown and additional corporate and business offerings have shaped the future landscape, it has become increasingly more important to provide the depth and breath of legal knowledge and resources that this position provides through LoVerde’s leadership.
In his position as General Counsel, LoVerde was successful in growing the business and working through complex and key legal issues over many years. LoVerde believes strongly that communicating effectively with clients is as important as one’s legal skills. He also recognizes that legal issues are only one part of clients’ daily responsibilities and he is committed to providing as much information as possible in a timely, concise manner so that strategic decisions can be made in a streamlined manner.
LoVerde brings a plethora of legal experience with more than thirty years spent working with and for major corporations on general corporate transactions, employment related matters and management of complex litigation at all levels. He holds a J.D., Magna Cum Laude, from University of Illinois at Chicago – John Marshall Law School.
Campolo replaces LoVerde as Corporate General Counsel and will be responsible for spearheading PPI’s legal efforts for its it’s growing client base and varied corporate business offerings.
In his position as Associate General Counsel, Campolo was successful navigating complex issues with ease and confidence. He brings with him a wealth of knowledge and experiences which have proven necessary in the complex and tumultuous times in which businesses are finding themselves operating.
With previous leadership positions at Fox Entertainment, Warner Brothers, the Boeing Copmany and a combined 25 years of legal, labor relations and human resources experience, Michael’s greatest strength is the ability to collaborate and solve complex problems with and through people. His passion is driven in the workplace by facilitating problem solving in all areas of the business and working with clients to resolve issues with solutinos that enable all parties to achieve their objectives.
Campolo holds a J.D. from Concord Law School and L.L.M. from Southwestern Law School and has served in the US Marine Corps both on active duty and reserves.