CNN announced today that Susie Xu has been named Executive Producer of Erin Burnett OutFront. She has been the senior broadcast producer on the program since 2011. Xu is an award-winning 13 year veteran of CNN where she has worked at the network’s New York, Washington DC and Beijing bureaus.
Wil Surratt, the show’s current executive producer, will join Amy Entelis’ group as Executive Producer of Program Development. Surratt will create and develop new projects with a focus on CNN primetime.
Erin Burnett who is currently out on maternity leave is scheduled to return on Monday, January 27.