Fates & Fortunes
At KTVL(TV) Medford, Ore.: John White,
regional sales director, AOL Time Warner, Dallas, joins as general sales manager; Lila Hampton,
traffic manager, adds to her duties assistant sales and marketing manager.
direct sales manager, KBCI-TV Boise, Idaho, rejoins KIVI(TV) Nampa, Idaho, as local sales manager.
VP, advertising sales, Western region, Charter Communications Inc., Long Beach, Calif., promoted to VP, advertising sales, Western division, Los Angeles.
executive VP, sales and marketing, News Corp., New York, named president, advertising sales and marketing, The Weather Channel, New York.
VP, marketing and communications, Rainbow Sports Networks, Jericho, N.Y., promoted to senior VP.
At Hearst-Argyle Television, all of the following have been promoted to VP: Candy Altman,
news director, WCVB-TV Boston; Brian Bracco,
news director, KMBC-TV Kansas City, Mo.; Gary Griffith,
bureau chief, Washington.
Robert V. Voltaggio,
VP, sales planning, ABC Family Network, New York, joins AMC Networks, New York, as VP, pricing and planning.
producer, The SteFPHanies, Los Angeles, joins Oxygen Media, New York, as director, development, East Coast.
managing director, Walt Disney Co., Hong Kong, named managing director, Discover Networks International, London.
director, new business development, National Geographic Film Library, New York, joins BBC Worldwide Americas, New York, as sales director, library sales.
ad sales manager, Comcast, Los Angeles, named director, ad sales, Outdoor Channel, Temecula, Calif.
VP/GM, Radio Disney, Burbank, Calif., promoted to president/GM.
anchor, World News for Public Television, ITN, London, joins CNN News Group, Atlanta, as international anchor.
news correspondent, ABC News, London, named anchor, World News Tonight Saturday, ABC News, New York.
correspondent, GMTV, ITV, London, named contributing correspondent, 60 Minutes II
and CBS News, London.
general assignment reporter, WBMA-TV Birmingham, Ala., joins CNN Newsource, as Denver bureau correspondent.
reporter/ anchor, WCAU(TV) Philadelphia, named correspondent, NBC Nightly News, Dateline
and MSNBC, New York.
anchor, KMOV(TV) St. Louis, joins New England Cable News, Boston, in the same capacity.
At KRIV(TV) and KTXH(TV) Houston: Stan Kowalski,
executive producer, WDIV(TV) Detroit, joins as assistant news director; Sinan Sadar,
executive producer, WKYC-TV Cleveland, joins as 9 p.m. executive producer.
founding member, Talent Entertainment, Los Angeles, joins William Morris Agency, Beverly Hills, Calif., as senior VP, television talent.
president, E*Media Group, Denver, named senior VP/director, Programming Institute at The Cable Center, Denver, in addition to being Jonathan M. Levin Chair for Cable Programming, University of Denver/Cable Center.
P. Llanor Alleyne
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