Michael Lang was promoted to senior VP, business affairs, broadcast operations and engineering, a new post at ABC Television Network Group.
He was VP of the division. William Wilkinson was named VP and executive assistant to the chairman at Capital Cities/ABC. He will continue to supervise human resources. Also, Barry Firmin has been named VP, ABC cable and international broadcast/European operations, involved in CapCities/ABC’s production and TV programming services in Europe. Firmin, who’ll be based in London, had been finance director of European TV Networks since May 1990.