August 13, 2010 – Dowd Associates Executive Search has placed Michael Gallentine as vice president of investor relations for Scripps Network Interactive. Mr. Gallentine is the former Tekelec director of investor relations. A developer of lifestyle content for television, internet, satellite radio, books and magazines, Scripps Networks Interactive is comprised of brands such as HGTV, Food Network, Travel Channel, DIY Network, Cooking Channel, and country music channel Great American Country. Dowd Associates specializes in the recruitment of financial executives. Based in White Plains, NY, Dowd Associates specializes in the recruitment of senior level financial executives.