Exec to direct ad sales
NEW YORK John J. O’Hara will soon be trafficking in toons as VP and New York sales manager for Cartoon Network.Reporting to senior VP Karl Kuechenmeister, O’Hara will direct the net’s Gotham-based ad sales operations. He replaces Keith Bowen, who was recently promoted to TNT senior VP and general manager. O’Hara comes to Cartoon Network from CNN, where he was most recently VP and New York sales manager. Before that, he held posts at Black Entertainment Television, Saatchi & Saatchi Advertising and William Esty Advertising.