Robin Sproul has been named VP of news coverage, Washington, at ABC News, having been director in that area since last year.
Sproul and Washington VP of news operations William Moore report directly to senior VP of hard news Robert Murphy. Sproul has been with the web since 1981.
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Julia Van Hees has joined Marriott Corp., as special events manager at Dodger Stadium’s Stadium Club, a position designed to cultivate year-round business for the baseball venue. Van Hees worked in public relations most recently at Baker-Winokur-Ryder.