Close Named MTV Ad Sales Executive VP

Feb 28, 2005  •  Post A Comment

Hank Close today was named executive VP of ad sales for MTV Networks’ music and comedy group.

Mr. Close had been executive VP of ad sales for Comedy Central. He replaces Doug Rohrer, now executive VP and senior adviser to Larry Divney, president of MTV networks ad sales, who has been reorganizing the company’s sales force.

Sue Danaher continues as executive VP of sales at MTV Networks Entertainment Group, which includes Nickelodeon, Spike, Nick at Nite, TV Land, CBS/Kids, Noggin, The N and G.A.S.

The music and comedy group includes MTV, MTV2, mtvU, MTV Espanol, VH1, VH1 Classic, CMT, Comedy Central and Logo.