Publisher Dick Porter was named senior VP-publisher of TV Guide
. Mr. Porter, 40, had been the Digest
's publisher since February, when he was promoted from associate publisher. He succeeds TV Guide
VP-Publisher Rob Margolis, who moved to News America's marketing division earlier this year. David Steward, TV Guide
president-CEO, said Mr. Porter's marketing-driven approach "will be key to strengthening the TV Guide
brand." Separately, TV Guide
named Keith Price, 40, VP-automotive marketing, Magazine Publishers of America, to be its Detroit manager.
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