An executive who began her broadcast career with ABC News is returning to the fold. Deadline reports that the division hired Marie Nelson as senior vice president, integrated content strategy.
ABC News President James Goldston announced the hire Tuesday in a note to to staff. Nelson arrives from PBS, where she was VP for news, public affairs and independent film.
“In her new role Nelson will work closely with leaders across the news division to strenghthen its brand with multicultural audiences and help unify efforts to diversify content,” Deadline reports. “She’ll be based in Washington, D.C., and spend much of her time in New York. Nelson begins her new job on August 5.”