Toni Judkins is Senior Vice President, Programming Development for Crown Media Family Networks and is based in Los Angeles.
Judkins spearheads the sourcing, conception, development, and production of original content that explores diverse, character-driven stories to entertain and engage existing viewers and reach new audiences for Hallmark Movies & Mysteries’ Mahogany.
Since 2013, under the banner of her production company Moxy Media, Judkins has developed, created, and/or produced content for such clients as Axs TV, Overbrook Entertainment and Amazon Audible; consulted on the launches of television networks, including Anthem Sports & Entertainment; and played a role in the launches of streaming services and digital platforms. Previously, she was EVP, Programming & Production at TV One, where her transformation of the network’s content lineup resulted in some of its highest ratings and most successful programs.
Judkins has earned several industry awards and accolades throughout her career, some of which include the NAMIC Luminary Award (2010), Cablefax Most Powerful Women in Cable (2010), and Cablefax’s 100 Most Influential Minorities in Cable (2010-2012). Additionally, her work has earned NAACP Image Awards (2011-2012). She received a Bachelor of Arts degree in English from Montclair State College.