New exec VP oversees cable, syndie sales
Frances Manfredi has been upped to exec veepee in NBC Universal’s cable and syndie sales wing.Manfredi, previously senior veep of cable sales, now oversees all cable, airline and nontheatrical sales for NBC U Domestic Television Distribution. She’s based in Gotham and reports to division prexy Barry Wallach. Since joining NBC Enterprises in 2001, Manfredi “has executed a long list of groundbreaking deals for this company,” Wallach said in announcing her promotion. Before NBC, Manfredi worked in cable sales for CBS.