Speaker Winona Meringolo
You are not currently viewing the most recent Realscreen West. Go to Realscreen West 2023.
Winona Meringolo is the Vice President of Development for Investigation Discovery and American Heroes Channel. ID is the preeminent true crime destination; delivering over 650 premiere hours a year of mystery and suspense programming that fully immerses and engages audiences. Winona plays a critical role developing original content for the network and is responsible for the conceptualization and development of several hit ID series, including but not limited to Evil Lives Here, People Magazine Investigates, The Coroner, See No Evil, I Am Homicide, Grave Secrets, Murder Among Friends, Blood Relatives, Pandoras Box, Obsession: Dark Desires, American Monster and The Vanishing Women. As Head of Development for American Heroes Channel, Winona oversees the development of numerous programs, including fan-favorites UFO’s: The Lost Evidence, America: Facts vs. Fiction, Hitler: The Definitive Guide and Blood and Fury: America's Civil War. Prior to her work on ID and AHC, Winona was the Manager of Development for TLC, where she was the lead development executive on key programs including Extreme Couponing and Say Yes to the Dress Atlanta. Meringolo first joined Discovery in 2005 as a part of the Discovery Health Channel development team and also held a position as Head of Development for Discovery Digital Media. Before joining Discovery Communications, Winona worked in development on the feature film side of the business in Los Angeles, CA.
Speaking on: Speed Pitching One