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The CW Names Its Network Distribution Chief

May 8, 2006  •  Post A Comment

Elizabeth Tumulty has been named senior VP of Network Distribution for The CW. She will report to the new network’s Chief Operating Officer John Maata, who made the announcement Monday.

Ms. Tumulty will be responsible for affiliate relations at The CW. As part of her job she will work closely with Peter Schruth, president of CBS affiliate relations.

Prior to her CW appointment, Ms. Tumulty served as senior VP of affiliate relations and communications for The WB.

Ms. Tumulty joined The WB in 2000 as a director of affiliate relations and communications. Prior to joining The WB, she held positions at Warner Bros. Television Distribution, Twentieth Television and Fox and NBC affiliates. Ms. Tumulty began her career with the Blair Rep Firm in Chicago.