Formerly EVP of ad sales at My Network TV, Judy Kenny is named executive vice president of Twentieth Television, overseeing sales at My Network TV, Debmar and Carsey-Warner.
Judy Kenny today was named executive vice president, sales of Twentieth Television effective immediately.
In her role, Kenny will be responsible for overseeing all sales initiatives on behalf of Twentieth Television including sales for My Network TV, Debmar and Carsey-Warner. Based in New York, she will report directly to Greg Meidel, president of Twentieth Television.
Kenny replaces Bob Cesa, a 20-year veteran of Twentieth Television. Prior to his retirement in June 2010, Cesa will remain with the company through the transition handling new business development for Twentieth.
Most recently, Kenny was executive vice president of ad sales for MNT. Previously, Kenny was executive vice president of sales for the Spanish language network, Univision. While there, she was responsible for leading and managing the network’s ad sales division. At Univision for over 10 years, Kenny also held the positions of senior vice president, eastern sales as well as vice president, New York sales.
Meidel stated, “We are thrilled to have Judy join the Twentieth team. With incredible experience in broadcast ad sales, Judy will further elevate Twentieth’s current and upcoming slate, including the 2010 syndication launch of ‘How I Met Your Mother,’ within the advertising community. As we enter the next decade, Judy and her team will be instrumental in strategically positioning Twentieth Television for the future.”