This week, Night Inc CEO Reed Duchscher announced the hiring of Alex Piper to help ignite Night Studios, an arm of the company focused on creating original content.

This is an exciting step for Night Inc as they expand their offerings beyond talent management and fulfill their mission of being a multimedia company and collaborative outpost for dreamers and thinkers. Previously, Alex was Head of Unscripted Originals at YouTube, and prior to this, he was at Fox Broadcasting Company.