8. ABC OWNED TELEVISION STATIONS
8. ABC OWNED TELEVISION STATIONS, Los Angeles
2015 Spot Revenue: $1.064 billion Stations: 8 stations in 8 markets Coverage: 22.5% Ownership: The Walt Disney Co. (Public: NYSE: DIS) Key Executives: Robert Iger, chairman-CEO, Disney; Ben Sherwood, co-chair, Disney Media Networks and president, Disney/ABC Television Group; Rebecca Campbell, president, ABC Owned Television Station Group and ABC Daytime.
What’s Up: The ABC station group made a couple of executive moves over the last 12 months. In October 2015, it promoted 20-year employee Tish Graham to succeed the retiring Dave Converse as VP of broadcast technology. And this February, Rebecca Campbell, who runs the ABC O&Os, was given additional responsibility: overseeing daytime programming — both network and syndication.