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Charles Schreger is president, Programming Sales, for Home Box Office, responsible for the domestic and international distribution of original programming produced by HBO. He was named to this position in January, 2007. Previously, he was president, International Distribution, responsible for the theatrical and television distribution of HBO original programming outside of the U.S.
Before joining HBO, Schreger served in a number of executive positions in the film and television industries. With Columbia Pictures, he was the Senior Vice President of film acquistions and also president and founder of Triumph Films, a joint venture between Columbia Pictures and Gaumont. Triumph distributed foreign language and American independent films in the United States.
Before segueing into the entertainment industry, Schreger was a reporter for the Chicago and Los Angeles bureaus of Variety and a staff writer for the Los Angeles Times.
Schreger holds a BA degree from Brandeis University and an MS degree from Northwestern University's Medill School of Journalism. He has taught journalism at the USC.