Who's behind Pivot?
... the president of Participant Television is Evan Shapiro, who comes from IFC TV and Sundance Channel, networks that have started to find their footing with interesting original content. Atlantic Wire]
In other words, pretty much a failure with no track record of success.
Oh yes, and
He is also a regular contributor to The Huffington Post.Cable Center
Say no more, say no more.
And to whom might this appeal?
At its Upfront presentation, network president Evan Shapiro defended the audience that pivot hopes to attract. "They are known as spoiled and entitled, but I don't think that is true," he said. "They are changing."H'wood Reporter
Changing? This generation barely changes their underwear, but I'll grant you spoiled and entitled. We are still talking about Meghan, aren't we?