Sling TV Names Product Head

Englewood, Colorado-based Sling TV said this morning that it has named a new head of its product efforts. Sling named Ben Weinberger as Senior Vice President and Chief Product Officer, where he will oversee Sling TV's product development and product management. Weinberger was most recently CEO of Digitalsmiths, and is on the boards of Librestream, MediaShift, and T3Media. Sling is s subsidiary of DISH Network, and offers up subscription and video-on-demand programming over the Internet.