ABC News on Monday upped Craig Bengtson to exec producer of “World News Tonight Saturday & Sunday.”
In his new gig, Bengtson will be responsible for all editorial content and production.
Previously, Bengtson was senior producer for ABC’s weekend evening newscast. He also was a senior producer with the weeknight “World News Tonight With Peter Jennings.”
Before joining the Alphabet in 1997, Bengtson worked for a decade at CBS News as a producer.
The exec producer position at ABC’s weekend newscast had been vacant since last summer.