E! Studios Ups James, Adds Tseckares

E! Studios announced a promotion and a new hire Wednesday.

The E! Networks unit has elevated Jay James to senior vice president, development. James had been the unit’s VP, programming.

And Steve Tseckares has joined E! Studios as executive producer, programming. He had been a supervising producer at The Insider.

James and Tseckares will both report directly to E! Networks senior VP of production Jeff Shore.