Frons Rises in Daytime for Disney-ABC

Disney-ABC Television Group promoted Brian Frons to president, daytime.

Frons had been president, ABC Daytime.

In his new role, he will manage ABC Daytime, SOAPnet and Buena Vista Productions, along with responsibility for the creation, production and delivery of all of the group’s daytime programming.

Frons reports to Disney Media Networks co-chair and Disney-ABC Television Group president Anne Sweeney.