Douglas Greiff has left his position as VP of program development at Nickelodeon to join Hip TV as partner and head of production. Specializing in Latin-themed programming, Hip TV has produced original programming in English, Spanish and Portuguese for USA Networks, E! Entertainment Television, The Discovery Channel and Fox Sports World, among others. Hip TV founder Beatriz Acevado said, Im delighted to have Doug as a partner in Hip TV. With the companys reach in the Latin American market, I look forward to working together to create dynamic programming for this enormous yet underserved audience in the U.S. Greiff, who had been with Nickelodeon since 1994, supervised the development team responsible for launching such hit shows as SPONGEBOB SQUAREPANTS, INVADER ZIM, TAINA and BROTHERS GARCIA. Greiff begins his role with Hip TV on November 12th and will be based in Los Angeles.