Turner Broadcasting named Charles F. Theiss, formerly VP-CNN Sales, to the new position of senior VP-Turner Broadcasting Sales Interactive Operations. Mr. Theiss, who will be based in New York, will manage interactive research, strategic planning, sales operations, traffic, sales support and presentation design for all domestic interactive businesses. In another restructuring move meant to align interactive and broadcast divisions, all TV and interactive sales executives from CNN news will now report to Greg D'Alba, exec VP-CNN Sales & Marketing. The interactive and TV sales divisions of Cartoon Network also now will report to Kim McQuilken, exec VP-Cartoon Network Sales & Marketing.
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