Ahn spreads NBC Uni nets in exec vp distrib'n post

Content sales for cable, sat, telco

NBC Universal said Monday that it has promoted Henry Ahn to executive vp of NBC Universal Television Networks Distribution.

Ahn was senior vp affiliate sales. He will report to division president Bridget Baker.

The new job gives Ahn responsibility for sales of NBC Uni's content for cable, satellite and telco. He also will work closely with NBC Uni Digital Distribution president JB Perrette.

Previously at NBC Uni, Ahn led the field sales team's securing of distribution on AT&T, Verizon, Cablevision, NCTC and Rogers Communications.

Ahn joined NBC Enterprises as a business manager in 1994 and also has been NBC Cable's vp strategy and sales operations.