Close-Up: Amy Carney

Oct 13, 2003  •  Post A Comment

Amy Carney has joined Sony Pictures Television as senior VP, advertiser sales and operations. Ms. Carney will manage day-to-day operations of SPT’s advertiser sales group. Before joining SPT, Ms. Carney served as VP, sales, Univision Online in New York. In that capacity, Ms. Carney launched the company’s online sales division and created the national sales and client services team. From 1999-2000, Ms. Carney served as general manager, Ticketmaster Online-CitySearch. Before that, she served as general sales manager at WTVR-TV, the CBS affiliate in Richmond, Va., from 1997-99, and as VP, general sales manager, TeleRep in New York, from 1989-94. Ms. Carney began her television career at TeleRep in 1981 as a sales assistant, moving to research analyst and account executive positions before being promoted to manager in 1985. Ms. Carney holds bachelor of science degrees in business administration and political science from the College of New Rochelle, where she graduated cum laude.