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Jan 28, 2002  •  Post A Comment

Broadcasting
Anna Shreve to VP, sales and marketing, KGW-TV, Portland, Ore., from director of sales and marketing.
Lynn Bailie to VP, sales and marketing, WCNC-TV, Charlotte, N.C., from director of sales and marketing.
Jennifer Roberts to account executive, WEWB-TV, Albany, N.Y., from director of sponsorship sales, MASIE Center, Saratoga Springs, N.Y.
David Booth to station manager, WXOW-TV, La Crosse, Wis., from general sales manager. Also, Brian Shumacher to sales manager, from national sales manager.
John Ganahl to station manager, WQOW-TV, Eau Claire, Wis., from general manager, KXLT-TV, Rochester, N.Y.
Mary Hall to senior VP, research, The WB, from VP, research.
Betty Berneman Barber to director of marketing and program placement, International Broadcasting Bureau, from VP for content sales and marketing, Onradio.com.
John Cruse to local sales manager, WGNO-TV, New Orleans, from general sales manager, KMEZ-FM, New Orleans.
Freddie Tezak Ray to VP of sales, WTVT-TV, Tampa, Fla., from VP, general sales manager, KRIV-TV, Houston.
Bob O’Nell to national sales manager, WITI-TV, Milwaukee, from national sales manager, KMBC-TV, Kansas City, Mo.
Vinnie Malcolm to station manager, KTLA-TV, Los Angeles, from director of sales.
Cable
R. Paul Fry to president and general manager, NorthWest Cable News, Seattle-Tacoma, Wash., from VP and general manager.
Michael Harney to corporate senior VP and general manager of subscriber networks, Scientific-Atlanta, from VP and general manager. Also, Pat Tykla to corporate senior VP and president of worldwide sales regions, from VP of worldwide sales.
Katina Arnold to director, affiliate and corporate communications, ESPN, from director of media relations, High Speed Access, Littleton, Colo.
William Bova to VP, programming, The Pennsylvania Cable Network, from producer/director. Also, Debra Kohr Sheppard to VP, operations, from producer/director.
Phillip McRae to VP, sales and distribution, Comcast Cable Communications, from senior director, sales operations. Also, Jenni Moyer to senior director, public relations, from director, public relations.
Marc Juris to president, MuchMusic USA, from executive VP and general manager, American Movie Classics.
Bill Bergofin to VP, regional marketing, Fox Sports Net, from director of marketing, Fox Sports Net Detroit.
Jeff Jackson to director of strategic partnerships, The Independent Film Channel, from VP, ARTISTdirect.
Michael Anapolsky to VP of sales, local cable systems, ADcom, from co-founder, Sunshine Sports Network.
Rick Holzman to VP, research and planning, USA Network, from chief operating officer, 360hiphop.com.
Dick Tuthill to general manager, northern Vermont systems, Charter Communications, from director of operations, Worcester, Mass. Also, J. Christian Fenger to senior VP of operations, Western division, Charter Communications, from senior VP of operations, North Central region; and William Shreffler to senior VP of operations, Central division, from senior VP of operations, Central region.
Bruce Lefkowitz to executive VP of advertising sales, entertainment, Fox Cable Networks Group, from senior VP, national advertising sales, Discovery Networks U.S.
Lyn McCool to senior VP of program acquisitions finance and program planning, Turner Entertainment Group, from VP of program acquisitions.
Deborah Maiocco to national sales manager, Comcast MarketLink, Harrisburg, Pa., from VP of advertising sales, CNX Media, Los Angeles.
David Wright to Southeast sales manager, cable and communications, Pioneer, from national sales manager, Canal Plus U.S. Technologies.
Arlene Manos to president, Rainbow National Advertising Sales, from senior VP, national advertising sales, A&E Television Networks.
Marla Newborn to VP, program operations, USA Network, from director.
Charles Thurston to president of advertising sales, Comcast Cable Communications, from president and CEO, AdLink. Also, Phillip McRae to VP, sales and distribution, from senior director, sales operations; and Jenni Moyer to senior director, public relations, from director of public relations.
Steve MacDonald to senior VP and general sales manager, basic cable sales, Twentieth Television, from VP, basic cable sales.
Sabrina Sanchez to director of program marketing, CABLEready, from sales associate.
John Kosner to senior VP, business operations, ESPN.com and ESPN The Magazine, from VP of programming and broadband development.
Maura Dunbar to senior VP of original programming and development, Crown Media United States, from VP of miniseries and special projects, ABC. Also, Fiona Arnold to VP, legal and business affairs and assistant general counsel, Crown Media Holdings, from director of legal and business affairs, Crown Media International.
Laurie Goldberg to senior VP of public relations, Cartoon Network, from VP.
Convergence
Steven West to chief operating officer, nCUBE, from president and CEO, Entera.
Chris Dorr to senior VP, Intertainer, from VP, programming operations.
Sophia Corona to chief financial officer, BigFoot Interactive, from CFO, Visual Radio.
Debbie Brodsky to senior director of affiliate relations, Comcast Online, from senior director of content.
distribution
Joseph Scotti to president, Global Media Television, North America, from president, domestic distribution and marketing, FremantleMedia North America.
Jay McNamara to VP, business development, Universal Studios Television Distribution, from director, finance.
Journalism
David Duitch to VP, news, WFAA-TV, Dallas-Fort Worth, from executive news director.
Rita Crosby to anchor, “Fox Wire With Rita Crosby,” Fox News Channel, from senior correspondent.
Lora Marcus to general assignment reporter, WKBD-TV and WWJ-TV, Detroit, from free-lance reporter, Los Angeles.
Reischea Canidate to weekend sports anchor, WNYW-TV, New York, from sports anchor/reporter, KSWB-TV, San Diego.
Meg Oliver to 5 p.m. and 11 p.m. anchor, KGPE-TV, Fresno, Calif., from reporter/anchor, WKBD-TV and WWJ-TV, Detroit.
Jennifer Santiago to Friday evening anchor, WBFS-TV, Miami, from weathercaster and reporter, WFOR-TV, Miami.
Anderson Cooper to contributing anchor, “American Morning With Paula Zahn,” CNN, from host, “The Mole,” ABC.
Thalia Assuras to national correspondent, Washington, “Early Show,” CBS, in addition to primary anchor, Saturday edition, “CBS Evening News.”
Fredricka Whitfield to anchor/ reporter, CNN, from correspondent, NBC News.
Adam Landau to reporter WJXT-TV, Jacksonville, Fla., from reporter, WFIE-TV, Evansville, Ind.
JaQuitta Williams to weekday morning anchor/reporter, KSHB-TV, Kansas City, Mo., from weekend evening anchor, WLFL-TV, Raleigh, N.C.
Mike Puccinelli to weekday morning and noon co-anchor/reporter, WMC-TV, Memphis, Tenn., from weekend evening co-anchor/reporter.
Julie Aguirre to reporter, WBTV, Charlotte, N.C., from reporter, KTVT-TV, Dallas.
Jeff Ranieri to meteorologist, KCRA-TV, Sacramento, Calif., from meteorologist, KDRV-TV, Medford, Ore.
Tess Rafols to weekday morning anchor/reporter, WTOL-TV, Toledo, Ohio, from weekday morning anchor/reporter, KEYT-TV, Santa Barbara, Calif.
Frances Rivera to weekday morning co-anchor, WHDH-TV, Boston, from weekend evening anchor/reporter. Also, Sean Hennessey to weekday morning co-anchor, from weekend morning anchor/reporter.
C.J. Ward to anchor/reporter, KEYT-TV, Santa Barbara, Calif., from consumer/investigative reporter, KPNX-TV, Phoenix.
Pam Oliver to part-time sports anchor and full-time weekday regional sports report anchor, Fox Sports South, Atlanta, in addition to sideline reporting.
Cynthia Santana to weekend news co-anchor and general assignment reporter, WBBM-TV, Chicago, from 10 p.m. weekend and weekday afternoon anchor, WNYW-TV, N.Y.
Paul Button to assistant news director, KCAL-TV, Los Angeles, from producer.
Michelle Caruso-Cabrera to co-anchor, “Power Lunch,” CNBC, from reporter, “Sector Watch.”
Brian Wood to primary anchor, WMAR-TV, Baltimore, from weekend anchor, KIRO-TV, Seattle
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Production
Nicole Goldman to director of corporate communications and special projects, The Jim Henson Co., from manager of corporate communications and special projects.
Glen Hinz to director of production, Conus Programming Services, from production manager, Conus Communications.
Christina Miller to VP, licensing for the Americas, Gullane Entertainment, from head of brand and licensing development.
Juliet Grimm to director of international production, Global Media Television, from director of co-production and business development, Beyond International, United Kingdom.