Arrow Media has appointed Howard Swartz as evp, Development and Production. Swartz most recently served as vice president, Documentaries and Specials at Discovery Channel. He will work with Arrow’s co-founders and joint creative directors, Tom Brisley and John Smithson, to drive the company’s US development slate and production output.

JumpLine Group (JLG), a boutique agency that creates high-touch events and other activations for luxury and other brands, has named Laura Schooling as managing director of the company. She will oversee Marketing and Operations for both JLG businesses, JumpLine and BehindTheLine Productions. BehindTheLine Productions is a media production company that develops captivating films and television, including the acclaimed Saturday Night Live documentary Live From New York! Schooling will explore new partnerships with brands, media, and other organizations to maximize the capabilities and output for the two companies.