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May 6, 2002  •  Post A Comment

advertising & agencies
Allison Bloom to senior media buyer, Inter/Media, from media buyer, National Media/E4L, Encino, Calif. Also, Erin Brown to media buyer, from local broadcast buyer, Round 2 Communications, Los Angeles.
Michael Hugger to president, Eagle Television Sales, Katz Television Group, from president, Millennium Sales and Marketing. Also, Craig Broitman to president, Millennium Sales and Marketing, from VP and chief operating officer.
Marv Danielski to VP, marketing and creative services, Hearst-Argyle Television, from creative services director, WBAL-TV, Baltimore.
Russ Nelligan to creative services director, WBAL-TV, Baltimore, from assistant promotion manager.
Matt Jaquint to general sales manager, WSAZ-TV, Charleston, W.Va., from general sales manager, KGAN-TV, Cedar Rapids, Iowa.
Jon Romm to head of global broadcast, BT Broadcast Services, from general manager. Also, Bill McNamara to general manager, BT North America Broadcast Services, from senior business development manager.
Suzanne Kolb to executive VP, marketing, The WB, from senior VP, strategic marketing. Also, Dean Norris to senior VP, special projects and productions, from VP; and Betsy McGowen to senior VP, Kids’ WB marketing, from VP.
Matt Ohnemus to VP and creative director, WNYW-TV and WWOR-TV, New York, from creative/design director, One80 Visual Communications Group, Boston. Also, Kate Kelleher to director, sales marketing, from creative director, WNYW.
Tracy Smith to local sales manager, WPXV-TV, Norfolk, Va., from account executive.
Jim Hanning to general manager, WXLV-TV and WUPN-TV, Greensboro-Winston-Salem-High Point, N.C., from director of sales.
Michael Crnkovich to sports marketing executive, WBBM-TV, Chicago, from account executive, Fox Sports Net Chicago.
Susan Wagner to VP, sales manager, Dallas, Petry Television, from group sales manager.
Kalvin Pike to local sales manager, KTVX-TV, Salt Lake City, from VP and general manager, Millennium Sales and Marketing, Denver.
Paul Condolora to VP and general manager, new media, Cartoon Network, from VP, business development and new products, Cartoon Network Online.
Tina Waters to VP, customer sciences, Comcast Cable Communications, from senior director, customer sciences.
Michael Wright to senior VP, movies and miniseries, Turner Network Television, from VP, movies and miniseries, CBS Entertainment.
Paul Green to VP, national ad sales, ESPN Emerging Networks, from VP, customer marketing and technology, ESPN.
Gregory Morrison to VP and chief information officer, Cox Enterprises, from VP, information systems, Prudential Financial.
David Cohen to executive VP, Comcast Corp., from chairman, Ballard, Spahr Andrews & Ingersoll LLP, Philadelphia.
Bob derBoghossian to account executive, Chicago, National Cable Communications, from sales planner. Also, Doug Gesiorkis to account executive, Washington, from sales planner; and Jeremy Pellegrini to account executive, Washington, from sales assistant.
Bill Redmond to director of research, CTAM, from manager of marketing and research, National Geographic Society, Washington.
Diane Schneiderjohn to senior VP of marketing and programming, Charter Communications, from managing partner, Carlsen Resources International, San Francisco.
Mary Jeanne Cavanagh to VP, sponsorship sales, East Coast, Oxygen Media, from director, Eastern region sales, TNN and CMT. Also, George Giatzis to VP, national sponsorship sales, from director, national sponsorship sales.
Robyn Lipari to VP, broadband division, DMX Music, from VP of affiliate sales and marketing. Also, Stacey Sampo to VP, U.S. broadband division, from senior director, affiliate marketing.
Norman Lesser to senior VP, ad sales, Buena Vista Television, from VP, Eastern sales manager.
Ken Rodriguez to primary sports anchor, WAGA-TV, Atlanta, from anchor/reporter, Fox Sports Net, Los Angeles.
Jenna Wolfe to sports/fill-in anchor, MSG Network, from weekend sports anchor, WPHL-TV, Philadelphia.
Jeremy Murphy to editor, New York, CBS Communications, from reporter, MediaWeek.
Linda MacLennan to 10 p.m. co-anchor, WBBM-TV, Chicago, from 11 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. co-anchor. Also, Julie Eich to 10 p.m. executive producer, from 6 p.m. producer, WCAU-TV, Philadelphia.
Kerri-Lee Halkett to co-anchor, “Good Morning Philadelphia,” WTXF-TV, Philadelphia, from weekend evening co-anchor/reporter, WFXT-TV, Boston.
Aimee Clark to weekend morning anchor and reporter, KATU-TV, Portland, Ore., from reporter and anchor, KCBA-TV, Monterey-Salinas, Calif.
Lisa Verch Fletcher to investigative reporter, KNXV-TV, Phoenix, from primary anchor, KEZI-TV, Eugene, Ore.
Matt Lorch to weekend morning anchor, WPLG-TV, Miami, from fill-in anchor reporter.
Jennifer Sabih to reporter, KCBS-TV, Los Angeles, from free-lance reporter.
Josh Bernstein to general assignment reporter, WPMI-TV, Mobile, Ala., from general assignment reporter, KFDX-TV, Wichita Falls, Texas.
Jason Overstreet to reporter, KDFW-TV, Dallas, from general assignment reporter, KOCO-TV, Oklahoma City.
Ian Phillips to writer/producer, KRIV-TV, Houston, from promotions and programming coordinator.
Ted Stefaniak to sports director and anchor, WGBA-TV, Green Bay, Wis., from sports director, WAOW-TV, Wausau, Wis.
John Shannon to VP of sales, WCNC-TV, Raleigh, N.C., from national sales manager, WRC-TV, Washington.
Rick Sanchez to weekday morning anchor, MSNBC, from weekend anchor.
Rob Morrison to weekend evening anchor, WNBC-TV, New York, from weekend morning anchor.
Jamie Little to sideline reporter, “Slamball,” TNN, from sideline reporter, Gravity Games, NBC Sports.
Erika Lewis to anchor/reporter, KCNC-TV, Denver, from reporter, WRAL-TV, Raleigh, N.C.
Dave Parker to assistant news director, WCAU-TV, Philadelphia, from assistant news director, WMAR-TV, Baltimore. Also, Joe Vazquez to general assignment reporter, from general assignment reporter, KPRC-TV, Houston; Chris Blackman to VP of news, from assistant news director; and Tiffany McElroy to 5 a.m., 7 a.m. and 10 a.m. anchor, from anchor and reporter, KATU-TV, Portland, Ore.
Bazi Kanani to 5 p.m. co-anchor, WGRZ-TV, Buffalo, N.Y., from weekend anchor.
Lauren Dale and Michelle Garforth have formed Mosaic Entertainment, a full service travel/adventure/nature television production company with offices in West Hollywood, Calif., and Cape Town, South Africa.
Sonia Lamba to creative director, Goodspot, from creative director, London, Attik.
Andre Stringer to designer, Digital Kitchen, Chicago, from senior broadcast designer, BET.
Jorge Ferreiro to VP, creative, global consumer products and international television distribution, Sesame Workshop, from senior VP, creative and marketing resources, Fox Family Worldwide.
Peter Kakoyiannis to VP and general sales manager, HBC National Sales, Katz Hispanic Media, from director, East Coast sales, Wink Communications.
Ingrid Lakey to program director, WETA-FM, Washington, from producer, membership drives.
Dale Anderson to senior VP, North America Media, from senior VP of application development, Viacom International.
Lori Denny to account executive/project manager, Belo Marketing Solutions, from marketing manager, Buzzbee Agency.
William Kennard, former chairman of the Federal Communications Commission, has joined the board of directors of One Economy Corp.

James Rebman to senior VP, administration, human resources, procurement and site management, DirecTV, from VP. Also, Jeffrey Torkelson to senior VP, communications, from VP.