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Sony Pictures Television Names EVP, U.S. Syndication Sales

Sony Pictures Television Names EVP, U.S. Syndication Sales

Sony Pictures Television has promoted Zack Hernández to EVP of U.S. Syndication Sales, where he’ll lead all first-run and off-network program sales to broadcast station groups. He’ll also continue to oversee features and library sales to diginets, including Sony’s getTV. He will oversee the sales teams in NYC, LA, Miami, and Chicago. Hernández was previously the SVP for Western Region U.S. Syndication Sales, where he managed sales efforts across more than 50 markets. And he previously served as SVP for Central Region, VP for Central Region, and a District Manager. Before joining Sony, Hernández was an Account Manager at NBC San Diego. The 1998 California Lutheran University graduate began his career as an Account Executive at Walt Disney Co./ Buena Vista Television. More about him here.

Norma Torres and Juan Vargas Call for Investigation of CBP’s Use of Tear Gas on Migrants

Norma Torres and Juan Vargas Call for Investigation of CBP’s Use of Tear Gas on Migrants

Bonnie Watson Coleman Raúl Grijalva Want Criminal Justice Reform Bill to End Private Prisons

Bonnie Watson Coleman Raúl Grijalva Want Criminal Justice Reform Bill to End Private Prisons