Fates & Fortunes
president/GM, WVPT(TV) Staunton, Va., named president/CEO, South Carolina Educational Television, Columbia, S.C.
president/GM, KFSN-TV Fresno, Calif., joins WTVD(TV) Durham, N.C. in same capacity.
president/CEO, Fox Television sales, Petry Inc., New York, joins Tribune Television, New York as VP, sales.
major account manager, Encoda Systems, Denver, joins KXLT-TV Rochester, Minn., as GM.
supervisor, on-air promotions and press relations, WCET(TV) Cincinnati, joins WTIU(TV) Bloomington, Ind., as station manager.
regional sales manager, WITN-TV Washington, N.C., joins KFVS-TV Cape Girardeau, Mo., as national sales manager.
local sales manager, WROC-TV Rochester, New York, promoted to general sales manager.
E. Gilbert Rapley,
executive director, business and product development, SBC Telecom, San Antonio, joins Cox Communications Inc., San Diego, as named VP, broadband network operations.
executive VP/CFO, Comedy Central, New York, named COO.
president, television series, Landscape Entertainment, Los Angeles, joins USA Network, Los Angeles as executive VP, series and longform programming.
senior VP, western division, Turner Network, Atlanta, named executive VP, distribution, TviFusion, Atlanta.
VP, marketing and product development, CNBC.com, Fort Lee, N.J., named senior VP, marketing and research, CNBC, Fort Lee N.J.
VP, NBC Entertainment Publicity, Burbank, Calif., promoted to senior VP.
producer, on-air promotions, TV Land, Los Angeles, joins Fine Living, Los Angeles, as manager, programming.
regional VP/GM, Clear Channel Radio, Baton Rouge, La., named VP/GM, Houston market, Cox Radio Inc., Houston.
VP, news, WJBK(TV) Detroit, named VP/news director, WNYW(TV) New York.
weekend anchor/reporter, WFAA-TV Dallas, joins Fox News Channel, New York, as field reporter/part-time anchor.
health reporter, WJLA-TV Washington, named medical correspondent, CNN, Washington.
co-anchor, KTBC(TV) Austin, Texas, joins WFAA-TV Dallas in similar capacity.
reporter, WDTN(TV) Dayton, Ohio, joins WDAF-TV Kansas City, Mo., as reporter.
reporter, KTVX(TV) Salt Lake City, joins KGW(TV) Portland, Ore., in same capacity.
reporter/fill-in anchor, WFOR-TV Miami, named co-anchor, WFTS(TV) Tampa, Fla.
reporter/fill-in anchor, WFIE-TV Evansville, Indiana, joins WDTN(TV) Dayton, Ohio, as reporter.
reporter, KERO-TV Bakersfield, Calif., joins KYW-TV Philadelphia, in same capacity.
morning anchor, WBIR-TV Knoxville, Tenn., joins WSPA-TV Spartanburg, S.C., as weekend anchor.