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Tassler, Josephson Join B&C's "Women of Hollywood"

CBS Entertainment President Nina Tassler and WME
agent Nancy Josephson have been named speakers at B&C's
inaugural
"Keynotes & Cocktails: Women of Hollywood." They join previously

announced
speaker Anne Sweeney
, co-chair, Disney Media Networks and president,

Disney/AB
C Television Group.

The event is a one-of-a-kind, off-the-record, intimate
networking gathering of the women of the TV industry. It will be held
July 15
from 3-6 p.m. at The Roosevelt Hotel in Hollywood. Cocktails and
appetizers
will be served.

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Programming

 Joe Earley

In Run-up to Promax, PR Promotions Abound
Fox marketing exec Joe Earley has been promoted to president, marketing and communications, for Fox Broadcasting Co. Meanwhile, Paul McGuire jumps from The CW to senior VP, Worldwide Corporate Communications, Warner Bros. Entertainment, The CW's Paul Hewitt advances to succeed McGuire, and Warner Bros. Television Group restructures, naming Scott Rowe senior VP, worldwide communications, and Tammy Golihew senior VP, publicity.



Station to Station

LOCAL TV ACQUIRING WGNT NORFOLK FOR $16.5 MILLION
Finally, a station deal as Local seeks duopoly by taking CW outlet off CBS' hands. More.

BROADCASTERS BULLISH on RETRANS AT SNL KAGAN CONFERENCE
But Fisher Communications chief Colleen Brown says that working with the networks on retrans has been a disaster. More.

Syndication

Sony Renews 'Oz' in Top Four Markets
Sony renewed Dr. Oz, this year's rookie talk hit, through the 2013-14 TV season in the country's top four markets. Fox renewed the show on WNYW New York and WFLD Chicago, and grabbed the show from CBS-owned KYW for its WTXF Philadelphia for a 2011 start. In a surprise bid, KABC stole the show from Fox's KTTV Los Angeles. More.

Terry Murphy Named Sole EP of 'Nate Berkus'
Terry Murphy has been promoted to executive producer of Sony's The Nate Berkus Show, while Zev Shalev has decided to transition to a development role and become an executive consultant. Previously, the two were co-executive producers. More.

ADverse

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Big Bucks for Oprah Sendoff
CTD says it's getting "record dollars" for star's final syndicated shows in upfront. More.

NBCU 's ‘Healthy Week' to Generate $10-$15 Million in Ad Revenues
Cross-platform event kicks off June 20, with U.S. Open golf coverage, new portal www.HealthyatNBCU.com and General Mills as lead sponsor. More.

 

 

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