ESPN Ups Several Programming Execs

ESPN announced several programming-executive promotions Monday.

Chuck Gerber has been elevated to executive vice president, collegiate sports, from ESPN Regional Television executive VP and general manager.

Len DeLuca was promoted to senior VP, programming and acquisitions, adding ABC Sports programming to his current ESPN duties.

Pete Derzis was promoted to senior VP and GM, ESPN Regional Television.

VP of programmingScott Guglielmino will now oversee all program scheduling for ESPN, ESPN2 and ABC Sports.

Leah LaPlaca was upped to VP, programming and acquisitions.

Tag Garson has been promoted to senior director, programming.

Carol Stiff was elevated to senior director, programming and acquisitions.

And Doug White was upped to director, programming and acquisitions.