ABC ups Long to veep

Exec to supervise sales activities

Kristin Long has been upped to VP of national television sales at ABC.

In her new post, Long will supervise sales activities for Los Angeles; Philadelphia; Chicago, San Francisco; Dallas; Detroit, Atlanta; St. Louis; and Charlotte, N.C. She will report to ABC national TV sales prexy John Watkins.

Most recently, Long was the net’s Philadelphia-based sales manager, a post she held since 1994. Before joining ABC’s national sales team in 1989, Long worked in the sales divisions of stations WBAL-TV in Maryland and WDAU-TV in Pennsylvania.

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